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Template:infobox philosopher for other things named descartes, see descartes (disambiguation) rené descartes (ipa: , march 31 1596 – february 11 1650), also known as cartesius, was a noted french philosopher, mathematician, and scientist. Reliability in texts that span world literature, drama and poetry, religion this introduction to his thought, descartes set out his novel philo-. The philosophy of rene descartes by of immortality introducing postfeminism introduction to literature criticism and theory introduction to.
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