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Published: 11 April 2013

368 Pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780195380323

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An Analytical and Historical Introduction

Second Edition

Georges Dicker

  • The book is accessible yet also develops its material deeply enough to interest advanced readers.
  • The book is useful as a teaching tool because of its clarity and accessibility.
  • The book draws upon and references much contemporary English-language Descartes scholarship.

New to this Edition:

  • The new edition adds a full-scale discussion of the Fourth Meditation, including an original defense of Descartes's account of freedom and a substantive discussion of the problem of evil.

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