Descartes has long been recognized as occupying a pivotal position in Western philosophy. At the very centre of Descartes’ innovation are his intimately related conceptions of mind and knowledge. These twin notions form the main problems that have continued to exercise philosophers to this day.
The volumes in this set, originally published between 1932 and 1990
1. Descartes and the Autonomy of the Human Understanding (1990) John Carriero 2. The Philosophy of Descartes (1932) A. Boyce Gibson 3. The Scientific Work of René Descartes (1952) J. F. Scott 4. An Essay on the Metaphysics of Descartes (1940) Marthinus Versfeld