Philosophy Lexicon of Arguments

Cartesianism: (goes back to René Descartes) the thesis that we must distinguish between extended entities (bodies, matter, res extensa) and unextended entities (spirit, soul). See also Dualism.

Annotation: The above characterizations of concepts are neither definitions nor exhausting presentations of problems related to them. Instead, they are intended to give a short introduction to the contributions below. – Lexicon of Arguments.
Author Item    More concepts for author
Avramides, A. Cartesianism   Avramides, A.
Boer, Steven E. Cartesianism   Boer, Steven E.
Davidson, Donald Cartesianism   Davidson, Donald
Duhem, Pierre Cartesianism   Duhem, Pierre
Esfeld, Michael Cartesianism   Esfeld, Michael

Ed. Martin Schulz, access date 2017-09-25