Rene Descartes


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French philosopher and mathematician

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Maxime Dougados, professor of rheumatology at Rene Descartes University, Cochin Hospital, Paris, at the 2011 meeting of the American College of Rheumatology, showed that the DAS28 remission rate was 35% for tocilizumab plus placebo, compared with 40% for tocilizumab plus methotrexate, a difference that was not statistically significant (P =.
This week's column has been written with huge apologies to Rene Descartes.
The 37-year-old from Madagascar complained of severe stomach problems aboard the cable-laying Rene Descartes, which was 40 miles north west of the Butt of Lewis.
As French icon, the 'father of Modern culture,' Rene Descartes, challenged the world to observe and interpret old tradition with fresh eyes, so has the contemporary-yet-timeless Park Hyatt Paris-Vendome challenged long-standing perceptions of what makes a five-star property truly stellar.
Seventeenth Century French philosopher Rene Descartes was one of history's most important and influential thinkers.
Changes in Aristotle's views can be historically traced to the seventeenth century when Rene Descartes (1596-1650) presented a major challenge to Aristotelean teleology.
It makes you wonder what Rene Descartes would have posted on YouTube.
The 17th century French philosopher, Rene Descartes, reasoned that the process of reasoning itself is good enough proof for one's existence, and concluded aecogito ergo sum' (I think therefore I am).
The "Room in Holland" that figures in his title belongs to Rene Descartes.
He then skips forward to the Enlightenment, continuing the discussion through to the 20th century in chapters on Francois Viete, Rene Descartes, Gerard Desargues, Giovanni Saccheri, Johann Lambert, Nicolai Lobachevski and Janos Bolyai, Bernhard Riemann, Jean-Victor Poncelet, and Felix Klein.
Classic thinkers such as Galen, Augustine, Rene Descartes, and William James are dutifully accounted for, but the inclusion of names ranging from William Inge, Gordon Allport, and George Combe to Donald MacKay, David Premack, and novelist Mark Salzman displays the authors substantial historical knowledge base as well as a contemporary sensibility.
Spaulding is Director of the Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory at Cochin Hospital and professor of medicine at Rene Descartes University, both located in Paris, France.
This century is also that of Rene Descartes - it was during this period, also that intense philosophical debate took place, concerning religion, the nature of man and the shape of the cosmos.
Deely's fundamental philosophical thesis presupposes the end of philosophy's modern turn that Rene Descartes started.