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French Philosophy, 1572-1675

Desmond M. Clarke - 2016 - 304 pages
Desmond M. Clarke presents a thematic history of French philosophy from the middle of the sixteenth century to the beginning of Louis XIV's reign. While the traditional ...
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Occult powers and hypotheses: Cartesian natural philosophy under Louis XIV

Desmond M. Clarke - Philosophy - 1989 - 265 pages
This book analyses the concept of scientific explanation developed by French disciples of Descartes in the period 1660-1700. Clarke examines the views of authors such as ...
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The Equality of the Sexes: Three Feminist Texts of the Seventeenth Century

Desmond M. Clarke - Philosophy - 2013 - 240 pages
Desmond M. Clarke presents new translations of three of the first feminist tracts to support explicitly the equality of the sexes. The alleged inferiority of women's nature and ...
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A. C. Grayling - Biography & Autobiography - 2009 - 320 pages
Scientist, mathematician, traveler, soldier-and spy-Rene Descartes was one of the founders of the modern world. His life coincided with an extraordinary time in history: the ...
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