This week we look at Rene Descartes

He thinks, therefore he is!

This nine minute video gives a quick overview of the massive ground that Descartes covered in his lifetime as a philosopher, mathematician and scientist.

I will write again after we have our two discussion groups tomorrow.

3 thoughts on “This week we look at Rene Descartes

    • Thanks Nancy. It was a mixed day. The morning group were quite puzzled by Descartes but the afternoon group seemed to enjoy the discussion more. We decided that Descartes was a pragmatist trying to satisfy the beliefs of his time.

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