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Product Description: Stephen Gaukroger presents an original account of the development of empirical science and the understanding of human behaviour from the mid-eighteenth century. Since the seventeenth century, science in the west has undergone a unique form of cumulative development in which it has been consolidated through integration into and shaping of a culture...read more

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9780198757634 | Oxford Univ Pr, March 21, 2016, cover price $50.00 | About this edition: Stephen Gaukroger presents an original account of the development of empirical science and the understanding of human behaviour from the mid-eighteenth century.

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Product Description: The institutionalization of History and Philosophy of Science as a distinct field of scholarly endeavour began comparatively earl- though not always under that name - in the Australasian region. An initial lecturing appointment was made at the University of Melbourne immediately after the Second World War, in 1946, and other appoint­ ments followed as the subject underwent an expansion during the 1950s and 1960s similar to that which took place in other parts of the world...read more
By Stephen Gaukroger (editor)

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9780792311300 | Kluwer Academic Pub, August 1, 1991, cover price $309.00 | About this edition: The institutionalization of History and Philosophy of Science as a distinct field of scholarly endeavour began comparatively earl- though not always under that name - in the Australasian region.

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9789401055109 | Springer Verlag, September 24, 2012, cover price $309.00 | About this edition: The institutionalization of History and Philosophy of Science as a distinct field of scholarly endeavour began comparatively earl- though not always under that name - in the Australasian region.

The most comprehensive collection of essays on Descartes' scientific writings ever published, this volume offers a detailed reassessment of Descartes' scientific work and its bearing on his philosophy. The 35 essays, written by some of the world's leading scholars, cover topics as diverse as optics, cosmology and medicine, and will be of vital interest to all historians of philosophy or science.
By Stephen Gaukroger (editor) and John Sutton (editor)

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9780415219938 | Routledge, August 1, 2000, cover price $245.00 | About this edition: The most comprehensive collection of essays on Descartes' scientific writings ever published, this volume offers a detailed reassessment of Descartes' scientific work and its bearing on his philosophy.

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9780203463017 | Routledge, November 1, 2002, cover price $225.00

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Product Description: Each of the essays in this collection, written by the most respected academics in their fields, provides both an insightful and valuable understanding on the different views of the passions in the Seventeenth Century.
By Stephen Gaukroger (editor)

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9780415170543 | Routledge, March 1, 1998, cover price $165.00 | About this edition: This book provides a valuable understanding on the different views of the passions in the Seventeenth Century.

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9780415515047 | Routledge, November 9, 2011, cover price $54.95 | About this edition: Each of the essays in this collection, written by the most respected academics in their fields, provides both an insightful and valuable understanding on the different views of the passions in the Seventeenth Century.

Miscellaneous:

9780203448519 | Routledge, November 1, 2002, cover price $135.00

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Product Description: Understanding the emergence of a scientific culture -- one in which cognitive values generally are modelled on, or subordinated to, scientific ones -- is one of the foremost historical and philosophical problems with which we are now confronted...read more

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9780199594931 | Oxford Univ Pr, January 7, 2011, cover price $79.00 | About this edition: Understanding the emergence of a scientific culture - one in which cognitive values generally are modelled on, or subordinated to, scientific ones - is one of the foremost historical and philosophical problems with which we are now confronted.

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9780199664665 | Reprint edition (Oxford Univ Pr, December 29, 2012), cover price $44.95 | About this edition: Understanding the emergence of a scientific culture -- one in which cognitive values generally are modelled on, or subordinated to, scientific ones -- is one of the foremost historical and philosophical problems with which we are now confronted.

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Product Description: The most comprehensive collection of essays on Descartes' scientific writings ever published, this volume offers a detailed reassessment of Descartes' scientific work and its bearing on his philosophy. The 35 essays, written by some of the world's leading scholars, cover topics as diverse as optics, cosmology and medicine, and will be of vital interest to all historians of philosophy or science...read more
By Stephen Gaukroger (editor), John Schuster (editor) and John Sutton (editor)

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9780415510707 | Routledge, November 9, 2011, cover price $54.95 | About this edition: The most comprehensive collection of essays on Descartes' scientific writings ever published, this volume offers a detailed reassessment of Descartes' scientific work and its bearing on his philosophy.

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Product Description: In this groundbreaking collection of essays the history of philosophy appears in a fresh light, not as reason's progressive discovery of its universal conditions, but as a series of unreconciled disputes over the proper way to conduct oneself as a philosopher...read more
By Conal Condren (editor), Stephen Gaukroger (editor) and Ian Hunter (editor)

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9780521866460 | 1 edition (Cambridge Univ Pr, October 31, 2006), cover price $124.99 | About this edition: In this groundbreaking collection of essays the history of philosophy appears in a fresh light, not as reason's progressive discovery of its universal conditions, but as a series of unreconciled disputes over the proper way to conduct oneself as a philosopher.

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9780521123891 | Cambridge Univ Pr, January 7, 2010, cover price $49.99 | About this edition: In this groundbreaking collection of essays the history of philosophy appears in a fresh light, not as reason's progressive discovery of its universal conditions, but as a series of unreconciled disputes over the proper way to conduct oneself as a philosopher.

By Stephen Gaukroger (editor)

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9781844745104 | New edition (Society for Promoting Christian, January 21, 2011), cover price $10.55

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Product Description: Why did science emerge in the West and how did scientific values come to be regarded as the yardstick for all other forms of knowledge? Stephen Gaukroger shows just how bitterly the cognitive and cultural standing of science was contested in its early development...read more

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9780199296446 | Clarendon Pr, February 8, 2007, cover price $97.00 | About this edition: Why did science emerge in the West and how did scientific values come to be regarded as the yardstick for all other forms of knowledge?

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9780199550012 | Oxford Univ Pr, January 15, 2009, cover price $47.95 | About this edition: Why did science emerge in the West and how did scientific values come to be regarded as the yardstick for all other forms of knowledge?

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9781856842082 | Society for Promoting Christian, January 1, 2009, cover price $7.70

Consisting of twelve newly commissioned essays and enhanced by William Molyneux’s famous early translation of the Meditations, this volume touches on all the major themes of one of the most influential texts in the history of philosophy. Situates the Meditations in its philosophical and historical context. Touches on all of the major themes of the Meditations, including the mind-body relation, the nature of the mind, and the existence of the material world.
By Stephen Gaukroger (editor)

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9781405118750 | Blackwell Pub, January 30, 2006, cover price $125.95 | About this edition: Consisting of twelve newly commissioned essays and enhanced by William Molyneux’s famous early translation of the Meditations, this volume touches on all the major themes of one of the most influential texts in the history of philosophy.

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9781405118743 | Blackwell Pub, January 30, 2006, cover price $47.95 | About this edition: Consisting of twelve newly commissioned essays and enhanced by William Molyneux’s famous early translation of the Meditations, this volume touches on all the major themes of one of the most influential texts in the history of philosophy.

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9781405150378 | Blackwell Pub, April 15, 2008, cover price $97.95

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Product Description: This is an invaluable book for anyone considering baptism, or leading preparation classes. It is not a heavy theological work, but a practical handbook giving a comprehensive, down to earth explanation of the meaning, biblical basis, and spiritual dimension of believer's baptism in a practical, readable way...read more

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9781859997680 | Scripture Union, August 1, 2003, cover price $8.75 | About this edition: This is an invaluable book for anyone considering baptism, or leading preparation classes.

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Product Description: Towards the end of his life, Descartes published the first four parts of a projected six-part work, The Principles of Philosophy. This was intended to be the definitive statement of his complete system of philosophy, dealing with everything from cosmology to the nature of human happiness...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780521808972 | Cambridge Univ Pr, April 1, 2002, cover price $115.00 | About this edition: Towards the end of his life, Descartes published the first four parts of a projected six-part work, The Principles of Philosophy.

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9780521005258 | Cambridge Univ Pr, April 1, 2002, cover price $39.99 | About this edition: Towards the end of his life, Descartes published the first four parts of a projected six-part work, The Principles of Philosophy.

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9780521801546 | Cambridge Univ Pr, March 1, 2001, cover price $105.00

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9780521805360 | Cambridge Univ Pr, March 1, 2001, cover price $49.99

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Product Description: Descartes' The World offers the most comprehensive vision of the nature of the world since Aristotle, and is crucial for an understanding of his later writings, in particular the Meditations and Principles of Philosophy. Above all, it provides an insight into how Descartes conceived of natural philosophy before he started to reformulate his doctrines in terms of a skeptically-driven epistemology...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780521636469, titled "The World and Other Writings" | Cambridge Univ Pr, November 1, 1998, cover price $49.99 | About this edition: Descartes' The World offers the most comprehensive vision of the nature of the world since Aristotle, and is crucial for an understanding of his later writings, in particular the Meditations and Principles of Philosophy.

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Product Description: Descartes' The World offers the most comprehensive vision of the nature of the world since Aristotle, and is crucial for an understanding of his later writings, in particular the Meditations and Principles of Philosophy. Above all, it provides an insight into how Descartes conceived of natural philosophy before he started to reformulate his doctrines in terms of a skeptically-driven epistemology...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780521631587, titled "Descartes: the World and Other Writings: And Other Writings" | Cambridge Univ Pr, January 1, 1999, cover price $125.00 | About this edition: Descartes' The World offers the most comprehensive vision of the nature of the world since Aristotle, and is crucial for an understanding of his later writings, in particular the Meditations and Principles of Philosophy.

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Product Description: Bringing the perspective of a British tradition to an American audience, these authors offer pastors, speakers, and teachers an engaging collection of stories and illustrations, presented under a variety of useful categories.

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9780801090387 | Baker Pub Group, October 1, 1997, cover price $9.99 | About this edition: Bringing the perspective of a British tradition to an American audience, these authors offer pastors, speakers, and teachers an engaging collection of stories and illustrations, presented under a variety of useful categories.

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Product Description: René Descartes's insights into the nature of knowledge and the mind have inspired awe and debate through the centuries. But while philosophers have sought to understand the ramifications of his theories, they have paid much less attention to how, exactly, he arrived at his ideas...read more

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9780198239949 | Oxford Univ Pr on Demand, May 25, 1995, cover price $120.00 | About this edition: René Descartes's insights into the nature of knowledge and the mind have inspired awe and debate through the centuries.

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9780198237242 | Reprint edition (Clarendon Pr, July 17, 1997), cover price $60.00 | About this edition: René Descartes's insights into the nature of knowledge and the mind have inspired awe and debate through the centuries.

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Product Description: Here is a call for every believer to embrace Jesus' expectation that we all play a role in evangelizing the world. Find out what the Bible says about reaching the world and what you can do about it.

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9780830813667 | Intervarsity Pr, January 1, 1997, cover price $10.00 | About this edition: Here is a call for every believer to embrace Jesus' expectation that we all play a role in evangelizing the world.

Product Description: This is an English translation of Arnauld's philosophical reply to Malebranche's "Search After Truth". It forms the core of one of the most important philosophical controversies of the 17th century, and one which was to have an impact on 18th-century philosophy, especially in Britain...read more

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9780719032035 | Manchester Univ Pr, August 1, 1990, cover price $59.95 | About this edition: This is an English translation of Arnauld's philosophical reply to Malebranche's "Search After Truth".

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Product Description: This book deals with a previously neglected episode in the history of logic and theories of cognition: the way in which conceptions of inference changed during the 17th century. Gaukroger focuses on the work of Descartes, contrasting his explanation of inference as an instantaneous grasp in accord with the natural light of reason with the Aristotelian view of inference as a discursive process...read more

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9780198248255 | Clarendon Pr, October 12, 1989, cover price $135.00 | About this edition: This book deals with a previously neglected episode in the history of logic and theories of cognition: the way in which conceptions of inference changed during the 17th century.

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