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Consisting of twelve newly commissioned essays and enhanced by William Molyneux's famous early translation of the Meditations, this volume touches on all the major themes of one of the most influential texts in the history of philosophy.

Situates the Meditations in its philosophical and historical context.

Touches on all of the major themes of the Meditations, including the
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Hardcover, 254 pages
Published March 1st 2006 by Blackwell Publishing Professional (first published 2006)
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An accessible guide to the current discussion over the main topics in Descartes (yes, I'm teaching a course on Descartes this semester and I wanted something for my students).
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Stephen Gaukroger is a British philosopher and intellectual historian. He is Professor of History of Philosophy and History of Science at the University of Sydney. Recently he also took up a position as Professor of Philosophy at the University of Aberdeen.

He received his BA (hons) in philosophy, with congratulatory first class honours, from the University of London in 1974, and his PhD, in histor
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