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Descartes' philosophy of nature [by] James Collins.


Oxford, Blackwell, 1971.
ISBN 9780631114901, 0631114904

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Subjects Descartes, René, 1596-1650
Descartes, René, 1596-1650.
Natuurfilosofie.
Philosophie de la nature.
Philosophy of nature.
Series American philosophical quarterly. Monograph series ; no. 5.
Description vii, 99 pages 23 cm.
Copyright Date 1971.
Notes Includes bibliographical references (pages 95-97).
Contents Part I: Formation of the theory of nature -- A fable for skeptics -- Demythologizing the eternal truths -- Three primary meanings of nature -- Laws of nature -- Fabular man's presence in nature -- Part II: Incorporation of the theory of nature -- Methodic doubt and the metaphysical rooting of nature -- A crucial transition -- Tempering the claim to know nature -- Methodic convergence upon operable nature -- Natural belief and humane finality in nature.
Production Credits Series edited by Nicholas Rescher.
Network Numbers (OCoLC)843036
(OCoLC)ocm00843036
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WorldCat Identities Collins, James, 1917-1985.
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