PHL100: Descartes's Meditation VI

Descartes's Meditations VI

Meditation VI
Interactive Substance Dualism
Descartes is the clearest early proponent of a view we today call interactive substance dualism. We can consider these points in turn: Arguably, this view remains the dominant one today among most people. It is not widely held, however, among the most respected philosophers.

Important lessons
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