Rene Descartes

Father of Modern Philosophy

Who is Rene Descartes?

  • He was born on March 31, 1596 in Descartes, Indre-et-Loire, France.
  • He died on February 11, 1650 in Stockholm, Sweden.
  • His main interests was Metaphysics, Epistemology, Rationalism, and Foundationalism

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"Rene Descartes." New World Encyclopedia, . 15 Aug 2013, 14:41 UTC. 4 Feb 2016, 17:13 <http://www.newworldencyclopedia.org/p/index.php?title=Rene_Descartes&oldid=972584>.