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Garber Descartes Embodied

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This volume collects some of the seminal essays on Descartes by DanielGarber, one of the preeminent scholars of early-modern philosophy. A central theme unifying the volume is the interconnection betweenDescartes’ philosophical and scientific interests, and the extent to which these two sides of the Cartesian program illuminate each other,a question rarely treated in the existing literature. Among the specific topics discussed in the essays are Descartes’celebrated method, his demand for certainty in the sciences, hisaccount of the relation of mind and body, and his conception of God’sactivity on the physical world.This collection will be a mandatory purchase for any serious student of or professional working in seventeenth-century philosophy, history of science, or history of ideas.Daniel Garber is Lawrence Kimpton Distinguished Service Professorin Philosophy and in the Committee on the Conceptual Foundationsof Science at the University of Chicago. He is
inter alia 
the author of 
 Descartes’Metaphysical Physic
and coeditor of 
The Cambridge History of Seventeenth-Century Philosophy 
Reading Cartesian Philosophy through Cartesian Science 
University of Chicago 

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