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Sorell tries to describe this time of his life, saying: ??Accounts of this period of his life sometimes picture him as a near recluse, living with a few servants away from society, wholly occupied with experimental and theoretical work in the sciences, occasionally dabbling in philosophy.?¦ Descartes expresses a lot of his views about the mind and body in his ??Meditations?¦, and ??purports to be giving a theory of the soul, not a theory of the mental capacities and ideas that put us in touch with the essence of matter...
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Sorell tries to describe this time of his life, saying: ??Accounts of this period of his life sometimes picture him as a near recluse, living with a few servants away from society, wholly occupied with experimental and theoretical work in the sciences, occasionally dabbling in philosophy.?¦ Descartes expresses a lot of his views about the mind and body in his ??Meditations?¦, and ??purports to be giving a theory of the soul, not a theory of the mental capacities and ideas that put us in touch with the essence of matter...
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