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Discourse on the Method

Discourse on the Method

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******This file should be named dcart10.txt or dcart10.zip******Corrected EDITIONS of our etexts get a new NUMBER, dcart11.txt.VERSIONS based on separate sources get new LETTER, dcart10a.txt.This work is one of the most influential in history. The famous phrase,"COGITO ERGO SUM" (I think, therefore I am) is a central theme.Descartes' beliefs on that dual nature of mind and body, and his emphasison the role of doubt in all inquiry, formed the basis for centuries of scienceand social thought.This etext was created by Ilana and Greg Newby. They used a Mac IIci andApple One Flatbed Scanner donated by Apple. Caere text scanning andcharacter recognition software (OmniPage) was used. Greg is a professor inthe U. of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign in the Grad. School of Library andInformation Science. Ilana is a reference librarian at the Urbana FreeLibrary. Thanks to Apple and Caere for their donations and to theComputer Service Office of the University of Illinois for their unofficial
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