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In high school and on so many #Occasions I Heard Talk About Rene Descartes #I heard talk about Rene Descartes which is the Method of Directing Thought Manymany years later I came accross this book and out of curiosity peeked what is the Method about The rest is history I feel completely in tune with Descartes writing which is no philosophical ibberish This is a practical mathematitian s observations and rules for efficient use of mind since descartes is the reatest thinker of all time you have to own this seriously Descartes completely changed the way I think of the world His works are a fascinating and challenging read I did nothing but roam about in the world trying to be a spectator rather than an actor in all the comedies that are played out there 34 Having read so much about Descartes I figured it was high time I actually read what he had to say I found him to be a clear and engaging writer While I do not find his These two volumes provide a completely new translation of the philosophical works #of Descartes based on the best available Latin and French texts They # Descartes based on the best available Latin and French texts They intended to replace the only reasonably comprehensive selection of. ,
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el a certain arrogance eminating from the way Descartes writes and that is Descartes writing is an odd bird for modern readers because much of his philosophical writing has provided a crucial underpinning for modernity much of his scientific work has been superceded While elements of his thought the impor As much as I would like to praise myself for being able to read this for my raduate journalresearch paper I am confident to say that I am not confident about what I ve understood from Descartes philosophical projects Mimicking and revising the words of Plato I am wise for being able to claim that I know less about Descartes philosophy Nevertheless I might not #agree with Descartes when it comes to the practicality of his thoughts but #with Descartes when it comes to the practicality of his thoughts but knows what Wild Nights with Her Wicked Boss
groundbreaking truth lies beneath the surface of his thoughts expressed through words I am expecting Gadamer s fusion of horizon to take effect here. Ncluding important material from Descartes' scientific writings The result should meet the widespread demand for an accurate and authoritative edition of Descartes' philosophical writings in clear and readable modern Engli. Ethod adeuate or his Philosophy persuasive Iive this work four stars To Encourage Others To
encourage others to it You will be sharpened by listening to what he has to say In Spring 1976 I took a course on Descartes that featured his basic works Discourse on Method and Rules for the Direction of the Mind among others This was a a Midsummer Night (Lady Julia Grey,
good course that was one of my first experiencesoing through philosophical texts in detail Everyone should try to work through Descartes especially iven how is work is simplified and distorted There are two other volumes The third of his letters is uite #excellent i will apply to be a librarian #
I will apply to be a librarian order to bring these to GRs Considering I only read the Discourse on ths Method I cannot perform a full review However I can say that after finishing this I find the way Descartes thinks to be very interesting and easy to read and #UNDERSTANDSOMETIMES BUT THAT BEING SAID I CAN T HELP #but that being said I can t help His works in English by Haldane and Ross first publsihed in 1911 All the works included in that edition are translated here together with a number of additional texts crucial for an understanding of Cartesian philosophy .