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Author Brandhorst, Kurt.
Title Descartes' Meditations on first philosophy : an Edinburgh philosophical guide / Kurt Brandhorst.
Imprint Edinburgh : Edinburgh University Press, [2010]

Author Brandhorst, Kurt.
Series Edinburgh philosophical guides series.
Edinburgh philosophical guides series.
Subject Descartes, René, 1596-1650. Meditationes de prima philosophia.
First philosophy.
God -- Proof, Ontological.
Description 1 online resource (213 pages).
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references (pages 203-206) and index.
Summary Descartes' Meditations is one of the first texts that a philosophy student will study, and one that many come back to time and again. Rather than simply telling the reader what to think, Meditations invites us to take a philosophical journey. This book prepares readers for that journey, helping them to engage with each of the meditations and suggesting ways through the more difficult passages. This guide also offers students a fresh approach by bringing to life the path of self-discovery encapsulated in the work, while maintaining the emphasis on metaphysics. By focusing on what the text itsel.
Note Print version record.
Contents Cover; Copyright; Contents; Series Editor's Preface; Note on Texts Cited; 1. Introduction and HistoricalContext; 2. A Guide to the Text; 3. Study Aids; Further Reading; Index
ISBN 9780748634804 (pbk.)
0748634800 (pbk.)
9780748634811 (electronic bk.)
0748634819 (electronic bk.)
ISBN/ISSN 9786612749629
OCLC # 664682095
Additional Format Print version: Brandhorst, Kurt. Descartes' Meditations on first philosophy. Edinburgh : Edinburgh University Press, 2010 9780748634804 (OCoLC)506249255.

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