It took some doing, but I finally found the stash of Life With Kant transcripts. I won’t be posting all of them because some of them are shit. 2.451 palabras más
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Over the summer I entered an essay competition attempting to address the above question. Below is my response, which I have left in the form it was submitted in, rather than an edited adaptation of it, as, if nothing else, I hope it will act as a good point of comparison for future essays. 2.100 palabras más
Nell’ambito delle attività svolte con i contributi per le attività studentesche autogestite dell’Università di Pisa (n. 1523), mercoledì 8 novembre 2017 avrà luogo la seconda giornata di studi sul tema: 136 palabras más
“I think; therefore I am.”
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When Descartes resided in Holland, with great labour and industry he made a female Automaton—which occasioned some wicked wits to publish that he had an illegitimate daughter, named Franchine—to prove demonstratively that beasts have no souls, and that they are but machines nicely composed, and moves whenever another body strikes them, and communicates to them a portion of their motions.