Descartes

Essay specific features

 

Issue:

Philosophy

 

Written by:

Donna S

 

Date added:

October 23, 2013

 

Level:

University

 

Grade:

A

 

No of pages / words:

3 / 620

 

Was viewed:

4834 times

 

Rating of current essay:

 
Essay content:

All we can know about finite substances is they are spatially extended. 2. The mind can produce items about finite substances because it has an idea of itself as a finite substance. 3. As a finite substance, the mind could not produce the idea of an infinite substance. 4. Therefore, the idea of an infinite substance must be implanted by a God...
displayed 300 characters

Custom written essay

All essays are written from scratch by professional writers according to your instructions and delivered to your email on time. Prices start from $11.99/page

Order custom paper

Full essays database

You get access to all the essays and can view as many of them as you like for as little as $28.95/month

Buy database access

Order custom writing paper now!

  • Your research paper is written
    by certified writers
  • Your requirements and targets are
    always met
  • You are able to control the progress
    of your writing assignment
  • You get a chance to become an
    excellent student!

Get a price guote

 
 

Therefore, the idea of an infinite substance must be implanted by a God. Descartes argument is basically: I could not have the idea of God, if a God did not exist to implant the knowledge of an infinite object into my mind. I want to argue for a number of points brought up by Tweyman, but my main argument will be that a finite can have an understanding of an infinite object...
displayed next 300 characters

General issues of this essay:

Related essays: