Description - Descartes in 90 Minutes by Paul Strathern
In Descartes in 90 Minutes, Paul Strathern offers a concise, expert account of DescartesAIs life and ideas, and explains their influence on manAIs struggle to understand his existence in the world. The book also includes selections from DescartesAIs work; a brief list of suggested reading for those who wish to push further; and chronologies that place Descartes within his own age and in the broader scheme of philosophy.
Buy Descartes in 90 Minutes by Paul Strathern from Australia's Online Independent Bookstore, Boomerang Books.
(205mm x 136mm x 8mm)
Ivan R Dee, Inc
Publisher: Ivan R Dee, Inc
Country of Publication:
Other Editions - Descartes in 90 Minutes by Paul Strathern
Book Reviews - Descartes in 90 Minutes by Paul Strathern
Author Biography - Paul Strathern
Paul Strathern is author of the popular and critically acclaimed Philosophers in 90 Minutes series. Highlights from the series include Nietzsche in 90 Minutes, Aristotle in 90 Minutes, and Plato in 90 Minutes. Mr. Strathern has lectured in philosophy and mathematics and now lives and writes in London. A former Somerset Maugham prize winner, he is also the author of books on history and travel as well as five novels. His articles have appeared in a great many newspapers, including the Observer (London) and the Irish Times. His own degree in philosophy came from Trinity College, Dublin.