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1) Cartesian. The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language: Fourth Edition. 2000.
...Of or relating to the philosophy or methods of Descartes. French cartesien (from Rene Descartes)New Latin Cartesinus (from Cartesius, Latin form of Descartes).Car·tesian·ism...

2) Descartes, Rene. The New Dictionary of Cultural Literacy, Third Edition. 2002
...relied on reason to explain the workings of the universe; his ideas are often called Cartesianism, after the Latin form of his name. 1...

3) §16. Joseph Glanvill. XII. Hobbes and Contemporary Philosophy. Vol. 7. Cavalier and Puritan. The Cambridge History of English and American Literature: An Encyclopedia in Eighteen Volumes. 1907–21
...view, Samuel Parker, bishop of Oxford, criticised both Hobbes and Descartes, a treatise on Cartesianism having been published in England in 1675 by Antoine Legrand,...

4) 32645. King, Florence. The Columbia World of Quotations. 1996
...else. Once the vitamin became a pill, it became "real" according to the precepts of American Cartesianism: "I swallow it, therefore it is." ATTRIBUTION:Florence King...

5) Vico, Giovanni Battista. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...as the development of God's will. Opposing the antihistorical elements of the prevailing Cartesianism (see Descartes, Rene), he asserted that history is a valid object...

6) 451. Thought. Mawson, C.O. Sylvester. 1922. Roget s International Thesaurus of English Words and Phrases
...PHILOSOPHY: Post-Reformation philosophy; Humanism, rationalism, political philosophy; Cartesianism; Spinozism; empiricism, moralism; idealistic philosophy, idealism;...

7) §17. John Norris and his "Ideal World". XIV. John Locke. Vol. 8. The Age of Dryden. The Cambridge History of English and American Literature: An Encyclopedia in Eighteen Volumes. 1907–21
...and the tone of his mind, made him welcome the speculative, if mystical, development of Cartesianism due to Father Malebranche. Malebranche had a number of followers...

8) §11. More s "Immortality of the Soul, Grand Mystery of Godliness" and "Mystery of Iniquity". XI. Platonists and Latitudinarians. Vol. 8. The Age of Dryden. The Cambridge History of English and American Literature: An Encyclopedia in Eighteen Volumes. 1907–21
...also, that he refers to the service which he had rendered in interweaving Platonism and Cartesianism— making use of these Hypotheses as invincible bulwarks against...

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