By Janet Broughton,John Carriero
- Covers the entire diversity of historic and philosophical views at the paintings of Descartes
- Discusses his seminal contributions to our figuring out of skepticism, mind-body dualism, self-knowledge, innate principles, substance, causality, God, and the character of animals
- Explores the philosophical value of his contributions to arithmetic and science
- Concludes with a bit at the influence of Descartes's paintings on next philosophers
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