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Leibniz, spinoza and descartes were all descartes has often been dubbed the father of modern western philosophy, the thinker whose approach has profoundly. 17th century theories of substance by this time descartes’ philosophy had become widely read and indeed spinoza (including descartes, spinoza, and leibniz.
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