Descartes' Meditations by Rene Descartes
Look inside with Google Book Preview
Descartes' Meditations
By Rene Descartes

Descartes' Meditations

Background Source Materials

By (author) See other recent books by Rene Descartes
Edited by Roger Ariew See other recent books by Roger Ariew See other recent books by John Cottingham
Format: Paperback

Normal Price: $115.00
Your Price: $103.50 AUD, inc. GST
Shipping: $7.95 per order
You Save: $11.50! (10% off normal price)
Plus...earn $5.18 in Boomerang Bucks
Availability: Available Available to Backorder, No Due Date for Supply



Descartes' Meditations by Rene Descartes

Book Description

No single text could be considered more important in the history of philosophy than Descartes' Meditations. This unique collection of background material to this magisterial philosophical text has been translated from the original French and Latin. The texts gathered here illustrate the kinds of principles, assumptions, and philosophical methods that were commonplace when Descartes was growing up. The selections are from: Francisco Sanches, Christopher Clavius, Pierre de la Ramee (Petrus Ramus), Francisco Suarez, Pierre Charron, Eustachius a Sancto Paulo, Scipion Dupleix, Marin Mersenne, Pierre Gassendi, Jean de Silhon, Francois de la Mothe le Vayer, Charles Sorel, and Jean-Baptiste Morin.

Buy Descartes' Meditations book by Rene Descartes from Australia's Online Bookstore, Boomerang Books.


Book Details

ISBN: 9780521485791
ISBN-10: 0521485797
Format: Paperback
(228mm x 152mm x 17mm)
Pages: 292
Imprint: Cambridge University Press
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publish Date: 28-Jul-1998
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

Books By Author Rene Descartes

Discourse on Method by Rene Descartes Discourse on Method, Paperback (November 2016)

Descartes' Discourse, presented here in an engaging new translation, is a perfect point of entry into early modern philosophical and scientific thought.

Passions of the Soul and Other Late Philosophical Writings by Rene Descartes Passions of the Soul and Other Late Philosophical Writings, Paperback (November 2015)

The Passions of the Soul is Descartes's greatest contribution to the understanding of the union of mind and body. It discusses the emotions and their place in human life. This volume also includes both sides of the correspondence with Princess Elisabeth of Bohemia, crucial to the genesis of the work, and Part I of The Principles of Philosophy.

Meditations on First Philosophy by Rene Descartes Meditations on First Philosophy, Paperback (June 2013)

Complete with a new and highly readable translation, this edition makes the classic text more accessible than ever before.

Meditations by Rene Descartes Meditations, Paperback (August 2010)

Widely regarded as the father of modern Western philosophy, Descartes sought to look beyond established ideas and create a thought system based on reason. In this work, he meditates on doubt, the human soul, God, truth and the nature of existence itself.

» View all books by Rene Descartes

Reviews

» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Descartes' Meditations book by Rene Descartes and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a member - it's free to sign up!)

Write a book review


Boomerang Bucks close

For every $20 you spend on books, you will receive $1 in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars. You can use your Boomerang Bucks as a credit towards a future purchase from Boomerang Books. Note that you must be a Member (free to sign up) and that conditions do apply.

Recent books by Rene Descartes close
Discourse on Method by Rene Descartes
Passions of the Soul and Other Late Philosophical Writings by Rene Descartes
Meditations on First Philosophy by Rene Descartes
Discourse on Method by Rene Descartes
Meditations by Rene Descartes
Selections from the Principles of Philosophy by Rene Descartes
Meditations on First Philosophy - In Which the Existence of God and the Immortality of the Soul Are Demonstrated. by Rene Descartes
Discourse on the Method of Rightly Conducting the Reason (Dodo Press) by Rene Descartes
Discourse of a Method for the Well Guiding of Reason, and the Discovery of Truth in the Sciences (Dodo Press) by Rene Descartes
Selections from the Principles of Philosophy (Dodo Press) by Rene Descartes
Meditations on First Philosophy by Rene Descartes
Discourse on the Method by Rene Descartes
Meditations on First Philosophy by Rene Descartes
Meditations on First Philosophy by Rene Descartes
Discourse on Method and Meditations on First Philosophy by Rene Descartes
Correspondence Between Princess Elisabeth of Bohemia and Rene Descartes by Rene Descartes
Discourse on Method by Rene Descartes
Meditations, Objections, and Replies by Rene Descartes
Treatise of Man by Rene Descartes
Discourse on Method, Optics, Geometry, and Meteorology by Rene Descartes
»
Recent books by Roger Ariew close
Descartes and the First Cartesians by Roger Ariew
Modern Philosophy by Roger Ariew
Modern Philosophy by Roger Ariew
Meditations, Objections, and Replies by Roger Ariew
Pensees by Roger Ariew
Apology for Raymond Sebond by Roger Ariew
Readings in Modern Philosophy by Roger Ariew
Readings in Modern Philosophy by Roger Ariew
Descartes: Philosophical Essays and Correspondence by Roger Ariew
Leibniz and Clarke: Correspondence by Roger Ariew
Leibniz and Clarke: Correspondence by Roger Ariew
Descartes' Meditations by Roger Ariew
Descartes' Meditations by Roger Ariew
Discourse on Metaphysics and Other Essays by Roger Ariew
Philosophical Essays by Roger Ariew
Mediaeval Cosmology by Roger Ariew
»
Recent books by John Cottingham close
Descartes: Meditations on First Philosophy by John Cottingham
Descartes: Meditations on First Philosophy by John Cottingham
How to Believe by John Cottingham
Rene Descartes: Meditations on First Philosophy by John Cottingham
Philosophy of Religion by John Cottingham
Philosophy of Religion by John Cottingham
Rene Descartes: Meditations on First Philosophy by John Cottingham
Exploring the Meaning of Life by John Cottingham
Exploring the Meaning of Life by John Cottingham
Why Believe? by John Cottingham
Partiality and Impartiality by John Cottingham
Mind, Method, and Morality by John Cottingham
Essays on Derek Parfit's
Why Believe? by John Cottingham
Cartesian Reflections by John Cottingham
How to Read Descartes by John Cottingham
Western Philosophy by John Cottingham
Western Philosophy by John Cottingham
Meaning of Theism by John Cottingham
Spiritual Dimension by John Cottingham
»
BoomerangBooks.com.au close