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(Cartesius) (dā-kahrt'),
René, French philosopher, mathematician, physiologist, 1596-1650. The founder of modern philosophy and proponent of the mechanistic school or iatromathematical school. See: Descartes law.
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Philosophical knowledge of God according to Suarez and Descartes in the context of Dutch reformed theology and philosophy in the seventeenth century" -- this is the title and the program of this book, a theological thesis of the University of Utrecht (The Netherlands).
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Beginning with the premise that it is possible to doubt everything about existence and the perceived world, Descartes was intent on finding some point of certainty, or something about which he could claim he had direct knowledge, and then from this point starting a larger project of accruing knowable things.
Distinguishing between an earlier and a later Descartes, Gaukroger contends that Descartes began as a natural philosopher and not as a metaphysician or epistemologist.
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Etienne Gilson's demonstration that Descartes's philosophical vocabulary is affiliated with the scholastic traditions of the via antiqua and the via moderna has not prevented more recent commentators from continuing to understand Descartes as the fons et origo of a specifically modern mode of philosophizing.
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