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Bryan Magee talks to Bernard Williams about Descartes

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Alternate title:Great philosophers Descartes
Summary:Bernard Williams of Kings College examines Descartes' theory of knowledge and his use of skeptical inquiry to affirm reality, including the existence of God. Descartes' theory of physical and mental substances, and Cartesian dualism are also examined.
Contributor:Magee, Bryan
Williams, Bernard Arthur Owen
Provider:Films for the Humanities (Firm)
BBC Education & Training
British Broadcasting Corporation
Place of origin – Continent:not captured
Temporal subject: 2001-2010
Topical subjects:Metaphysics
Descartes, René 1596-1650
Repository:Nonprint Media Services
Browse terms:Religion
Films@UM Browse terms:Religion, Philosophy
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