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Descartes - An Introduction


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Item number NA489812
Barcode 9789626348987
Release date 12/1/2009
Category Spoken Word
Label NAXOS AUDIO BOOKS
Media type COMPACT DISC
Number of units 4
Performers
Reader Oliver, Jonathan
Disc: 1
1 Rene Descartes has often been described… 00:06:02 Oliver, Jonathan
2 Descartes left the army and returned to Paris… 00:05:55 Oliver, Jonathan
3 Introduction to Discourse on the Method 00:04:08 Oliver, Jonathan
4 Discourse on the Method 00:06:09 Oliver, Jonathan
5 'I esteemed eloquence highly.' 00:06:25 Oliver, Jonathan
6 'It is true, however, that it is not customary…' 00:05:18 Oliver, Jonathan
7 'But the chief ground of my satisfaction with this 00:05:17 Oliver, Jonathan
8 'Having thus provided myself with these maxims…' 00:05:55 Oliver, Jonathan
9 'After this, I inquired in general…' 00:08:35 Oliver, Jonathan
10 Introduction to Meditations on the First Philosoph 00:01:39 Oliver, Jonathan
11 Meditation I - Of the Things which We May Doubt 00:05:46 Oliver, Jonathan
12 'Let us suppose, then, that we are dreaming…' 00:03:23 Oliver, Jonathan
13 'Nevertheless, the belief that there is a God…' 00:07:19 Oliver, Jonathan
14 Introduction to Meditation II 00:01:52 Oliver, Jonathan
15 Meditation II – Of the Nature of the Human Mind 00:05:26 Oliver, Jonathan
Disc: 2
1 'What then did I formerly think I was?' 00:04:50 Oliver, Jonathan
2 'The question now arises, am I aught besides?' 00:05:38 Oliver, Jonathan
3 'From this I begin to know what I am…' 00:06:26 Oliver, Jonathan
4 'But meanwhile, I feel greatly astonished…' 00:06:31 Oliver, Jonathan
5 Introduction to Meditation III 00:01:42 Oliver, Jonathan
6 Meditation III – Of God: That He Exists 00:03:58 Oliver, Jonathan
7 'But when I considered any matter in arithmetic…' 00:06:04 Oliver, Jonathan
8 'What I have here principally to do…' 00:05:55 Oliver, Jonathan
9 'Now it is manifest by the natural light…' 00:05:30 Oliver, Jonathan
10 'But among these my ideas…' 00:05:44 Oliver, Jonathan
11 'There only remains, therefore, the idea of God…' 00:05:03 Oliver, Jonathan
12 'Yet, on looking more closely into the matter…' 00:05:33 Oliver, Jonathan
13 'All that is here required therefore…' 00:04:42 Oliver, Jonathan
14 'There remains only the inquiry as to the way…' 00:04:13 Oliver, Jonathan
15 Introduction to Meditation IV 00:01:12 Oliver, Jonathan
16 Meditation IV – Of Truth and Error 00:02:45 Oliver, Jonathan
17 'And there would remain no doubt on this head…' 00:03:33 Oliver, Jonathan
Disc: 3
1 'Considering this more attentively…' 00:07:29 Oliver, Jonathan
2 'From all this I discover, however…' 00:05:29 Oliver, Jonathan
3 'And finally, I ought not also to complain…' 00:05:18 Oliver, Jonathan
4 Introduction to Meditation V 00:01:45 Oliver, Jonathan
5 Meditation V – Of Material Things 00:04:59 Oliver, Jonathan
6 'But now, if because I can draw from my thought…' 00:06:54 Oliver, Jonathan
7 'But indeed, whatever mode of probation I in the e 00:06:19 Oliver, Jonathan
8 Introduction to Meditation VI 00:01:27 Oliver, Jonathan
9 Meditation VI – Of the Existence of Material Thing 00:05:06 Oliver, Jonathan
10 'But I am accustomed to imagine many other objects 00:05:49 Oliver, Jonathan
11 'But afterward, a wide experience by degrees…' 00:04:23 Oliver, Jonathan
12 'Moreover, I find in myself diverse faculties of t 00:06:27 Oliver, Jonathan
13 'Besides this, nature teaches me that my own body… 00:05:04 Oliver, Jonathan
14 'But I have already sufficiently considered how it 00:04:42 Oliver, Jonathan
15 'To commence this examination accordingly…' 00:06:28 Oliver, Jonathan
Disc: 4
1 'Whence it is quite manifest…' 00:04:59 Oliver, Jonathan
2 Introduction to Principles of Philosophy 00:02:50 Oliver, Jonathan
3 Principles of Philosophy (Selections) 00:00:55 Oliver, Jonathan
4 Why we may doubt of sensible things. 00:00:59 Oliver, Jonathan
5 Why we may also doubt of mathematical demonstratio 00:01:22 Oliver, Jonathan
6 That we possess a free will. 00:00:36 Oliver, Jonathan
7 That we cannot doubt of our existence… 00:01:02 Oliver, Jonathan
8 That we hence discover the distinction… 00:00:59 Oliver, Jonathan
9 How we can know our mind more clearly than our bod 00:01:42 Oliver, Jonathan
10 How it happens that every one does not come… 00:00:55 Oliver, Jonathan
11 In what sense the knowledge of other things… 00:02:01 Oliver, Jonathan
12 That we may validly infer the existence of God… 00:01:17 Oliver, Jonathan
13 That necessary existence is not in the same way co 00:00:45 Oliver, Jonathan
14 That we are not the cause of ourselves… 00:01:15 Oliver, Jonathan
15 That God is not corporeal… 00:01:32 Oliver, Jonathan
16 That in passing from the knowledge of God… 00:01:03 Oliver, Jonathan
17 That we must believe all that God has revealed… 00:00:40 Oliver, Jonathan
18 That we must examine… 00:01:03 Oliver, Jonathan
19 That God is not the cause of our errors. 00:00:46 Oliver, Jonathan
20 That, consequently, all which we clearly perceive… 00:01:44 Oliver, Jonathan
21 That our errors are, in respect of God… 00:00:50 Oliver, Jonathan
22 That there are only two modes of thinking in us… 00:00:50 Oliver, Jonathan
23 That we never err, unless… 00:00:39 Oliver, Jonathan
24 That the will, as well as the understanding… 00:00:43 Oliver, Jonathan
25 That the will is of greater extension… 00:00:47 Oliver, Jonathan
26 That our errors cannot be imputed to God. 00:00:27 Oliver, Jonathan
27 That the chief perfection of man… 00:01:09 Oliver, Jonathan
28 That the liberty of our will is self-evident. 00:00:55 Oliver, Jonathan
29 That it is likewise certain that God… 00:00:36 Oliver, Jonathan
30 How the freedom of our will may be reconciled… 00:01:13 Oliver, Jonathan
31 How, although we never will to err… 00:01:09 Oliver, Jonathan
32 That we shall never err… 00:00:52 Oliver, Jonathan
33 What constitutes clear and distinct perception. 00:00:57 Oliver, Jonathan
34 It is shown from the example of pain… 00:00:49 Oliver, Jonathan
35 That to correct the prejudices of our early years… 00:00:55 Oliver, Jonathan
36 What substance is… 00:00:49 Oliver, Jonathan
37 That the term 'substance'… 00:01:05 Oliver, Jonathan
38 That of every substance there is one principal att 00:01:31 Oliver, Jonathan
39 How we may have clear and distinct notions… 00:01:12 Oliver, Jonathan
40 The grounds on which the existence of material thi 00:02:30 Oliver, Jonathan
41 How we likewise know that the human body… 00:00:47 Oliver, Jonathan
42 That the perceptions of the senses… 00:00:55 Oliver, Jonathan
43 That the nature of body… 00:01:29 Oliver, Jonathan
44 That the truth regarding the nature of body… 00:01:05 Oliver, Jonathan
45 How thought and extension may be distinctly known… 00:01:13 Oliver, Jonathan
46 How these may be likewise distinctly conceived… 00:01:16 Oliver, Jonathan
47 What are modes… 00:01:11 Oliver, Jonathan
48 How our sensations, affections… 00:01:16 Oliver, Jonathan
49 That we are frequently deceived in our judgements… 00:01:03 Oliver, Jonathan
50 How in these things… 00:01:29 Oliver, Jonathan
51 That magnitude, figure and so on… 00:01:03 Oliver, Jonathan
52 That we may judge of sensible things… 00:01:56 Oliver, Jonathan
53 That the chief cause of our errors… 00:03:54 Oliver, Jonathan
54 That the second cause of our errors… 00:01:03 Oliver, Jonathan
55 The third cause is… 00:01:47 Oliver, Jonathan
56 The fourth source of our errors is… 00:01:23 Oliver, Jonathan
57 Summary of what must be observed… 00:02:15 Oliver, Jonathan
58 That we ought to prefer the Divine authority… 00:01:06 Oliver, Jonathan
59 That, however, I submit all my opinions… 00:01:22 Oliver, Jonathan
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