Guide to the Papers of Willis Doney, 1968 - 2003Manuscript MS-1225

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Box: 1, Dates: circa 1969-1990

Writings on Rene Descartes by Willis Doney

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Unrestricted.

Box Contents

  • Folder: 1, "Descartes' Argument from Omnipotence," draft A, typescript, undated
  • Folder: 2, "Descartes' Argument from Omnipotence," corrections and notes on possibility, undated
  • Folder: 3, "Descartes' Argument from Omnipotence," draft B, with church, typescript, undated
  • Folder: 4, "Descartes' Argument from Omnipotence," draft B without Church, undated
  • Folder: 5, "Descartes' Argument from Omnipotence," draft B notes, undated
  • Folder: 6, "Descartes' Argument from Omnipotence," draft C, Hull, typescript, undated
  • Folder: 7, "Descartes' Argument from Omnipotence," draft D, Edinburgh, typescript, photocopy, undated
  • Folder: 8, "Descartes' Argument from Omnipotence," draft E, September 30, 1974
  • Folder: 9, "Descartes' Argument from Omnipotence," passages, abbreviated, typescript, undated
  • Folder: 10, "Descartes' Argument from Omnipotence," finished with church, typescript, undated
  • Folder: 11, "Descartes' A Priori Proof of the Fifth Dimension," outline an d abbreviations, 1974
  • Folder: 12, "Descartes' A Priori Proof of the Fifth Dimension," introduction 1 A, circa 1974
  • Folder: 13, "Descartes' A Priori Proof of the Fifth Dimension," paragraph 2, 3, 4, 1 A, circa 1974
  • Folder: 14, "Descartes' A Priori Proof of the Fifth Dimension," outline 1 B , circa 1975
  • Folder: 15, "Descartes' A Priori Proof of the Fifth Dimension," paragraph 1, 1 B, circa 1975
  • Folder: 16, "Descartes' A Priori Proof of the Fifth Dimension," paragraph 2, I B, circa 1975
  • Folder: 17, "Descartes' A Priori Proof of the Fifth Dimension," paragraph 3, 1 B, circa 1975
  • Folder: 18, "Descartes' A Priori Proof of the Fifth Dimension," outline and introduction S, , undated
  • Folder: 19, "Descartes' A Priori Proof of the Fifth Dimension," part A-D, S, undated
  • Folder: 20, "Descartes' A Priori Proof of the Fifth Dimension," footnotes, S, undated
  • Folder: 21, "Descartes' A Priori Proof of the Fifth Dimension," temple passages containing A and B, undated
  • Folder: 22, "Descartes' A Priori Proof of the Fifth Dimension," presentation transcript, University of Massachusetts, undated
  • Folder: 23, Book review by Willis Doney: "Descartes, A Study of His Philosophy" by Anthony Kenney, circa 1969
  • Folder: 24, "Curley and Wilson on Descartes," handwritten draft, with correspondence and notes, undated
  • Folder: 25, "Curley and Wilson on Descartes-The Cogito (Wilson)," handwritten draft, undated
  • Folder: 26, "Curley and Wilson on Descartes," draft, typescript, undated
  • Folder: 27, "Curley and Wilson on Descartes," responses and replies to Doney, undated
  • Folder: 28, "Curley," bibliography, photocopy, undated
  • Folder: 29, "La Response de Descartes a Caterus," manuscript and printed version, French and English, circa 1990
  • Folder: 30, "Descartes Triangle in a Square," print out , undated
  • Folder: 31, "Descartes Triangle in a Square," print out, undated
  • Folder: 32, "Doubt and Necessity in Descartes," philosophy 80, circa 1982
  • Folder: 33, "L'Argument De Descartes A Partir De La Toute," typescript, undated
  • Folder: 34, "Descartes Ontological Arguments," typescript, Harvard-Ohio State, undated
  • Folder: 35, "Descartes A Priori Argument," typescript, undated
  • Folder: 36, "Descartes Life and Work," typescript, undated
  • Folder: 37, Descartes bibliography, undated

Box: 2, Dates: 1968-2003

Writings and correspondence on Rene Descartes by Willis Doney

Access Restrictions

Unrestricted.

Box Contents

  • Folder: 1, "True and Immutable Natures," print out, undated
  • Folder: 2, "Descartes Cogito Sum Rescogitans," draft, typescript, photocopy, 1968
  • Folder: 3, "Descartes' Methodic Doubt, " typescript, 1968
  • Folder: 4, "Descartes' Method," draft, 1968
  • Folder: 5, "Descartes Rule of Truth Circle," draft, 1968
  • Folder: 6, "Rationalism, Empiricism and Scholasticism," introduction, draft, 1968
  • Folder: 7, "Descartes Unresolved Problems," draft, 1968
  • Folder: 8, "Descartes' Existence of God," draft, 1968
  • Folder: 9, "Objection and Replies Within the Fifth Dimension," print out, undated
  • Folder: 10, "Objection and Replies Within the Fifth Dimension," galley proofs, 2003
  • Folder: 11, "Two A Priori Arguments in Meditation V," handwritten, photocopy (1 of 3), undated
  • Folder: 12, "Two A Priori Arguments in Meditation V," handwritten, photocopy (2 of 3), undated
  • Folder: 13, "Two A Priori Arguments in Meditation V," handwritten, photocopy (3 of 3), undated
  • Folder: 14, Correspondence, 1974-1993
  • Folder: 15, Correspondence regarding Nicholas Malebranche, 1981-1991

Box: 3, Dates: 1968-1995

Class materials, lectures correspondence and miscellaneous writings

Access Restrictions

Unrestricted.

Box Contents

  • Folder: 1, Financial: National Endowment for the Humanities, 1990-1991
  • Folder: 2, Class material: Metaphysics, Philosophy 31, 1974-1975
  • Folder: 3, Class material: Review questions for Philosophy 32, 1975-1979
  • Folder: 4, Class material: Medieval Philosophy 13 with correspondence, 1980-1981
  • Folder: 5, Class material: Syllabi for Philosophy 14 and 25, 1980-1993
  • Folder: 6, Class material: Examinations for Philosophy 14 and 25, 1980-1993
  • Folder: 7, Class material: Midterm and final exams for Philosophy 14 and 25, 1980-1994
  • Folder: 8, Class material: Textbook order forms, 1981-1990
  • Folder: 9, Class material: Syllabi and review questions for Philosophy 2, 1987-1990
  • Folder: 10, Class material: Summer Seminar for College Teachers, 1990-1995
  • Folder: 11, Class material: Baker Library reserve desk forms, undated
  • Folder: 12, Class material: Handout for lectures and class notes, undated
  • Folder: 13, Lectures: "Descartes Argument from Omnipotence," transcript, Paris, 2004-2005
  • Folder: 14, Lectures: Notes, undated
  • Folder: 15, Lectures: "True and Immutable Natures," print out, Paris, 2004
  • Folder: 16, Lectures: "On Descartes Reply to Caterus," notes, typescript, reprints, undated
  • Folder: 17, Lectures: "Descartes" A Postiri Proof," handwritten, undated
  • Folder: 18, Lectures: Colloquium on Berkeley, with correspondence and notes, France, 1995
  • Folder: 19, Lectures: "Berkeley's Ideas of Sense," transcript, undated
  • Folder: 20, Lectures: "Berkeley on Continuity and Identity," transcript, undated
  • Folder: 21, Lectures: Rationalism, transcript, undated
  • Folder: 22, Lectures: Berkeley, Edinburgh, transcript with notes, undated
  • Folder: 23, Lectures: Bristol I, transcript, undated
  • Folder: 24, Lectures: Bristol II, transcript, undated
  • Folder: 25, Lectures: Bristol III, transcript, undated
  • Folder: 26, Notes: Harvard University, undated
  • Folder: 27, Biographical material on Willis Doney, C.V.'s, resumes, list of publications Princeton University grade cards, circa 1942-1966
  • Folder: 28, Bibliography: Addenda, 1967-1972
  • Folder: 29, Writings: "Mandelbaum on the History of Philosophy," typescript and journal, 1977
  • Folder: 30, Correspondence with Maurice Mandelbaum, 1977
  • Folder: 31, Writings: On Hume, 1968
  • Folder: 32, Writings: "On Kant's Refutation of the Ontological Argument ," handwritten , undated
  • Folder: 33, Writings: Leibniz 32: "Sufficient Works-Reason and Identity," draft, 1968
  • Folder: 34, Writings: Leibniz 32: "Harmony-Two Labyrinths," draft, 1968
  • Folder: 35, Writings: "Leibniz on the Predication of Being : The Emended Ontological Proof", undated
  • Folder: 36, Writings: Spinoza 32: "Life-Substance/Mode," draft, 1968
  • Folder: 37, Writings: Spinoza 32: "Essence/Attributes," draft, 1968
  • Folder: 38, Writings: Spinoza 32: "Unity of Substance," draft, 1968
  • Folder: 39, Writings: Spinoza 32: "God-Nature; Substance/Attributes/Mode," draft, 1968
  • Folder: 40, Writings: Spinoza 32: "Human Nature," draft, 1968
  • Folder: 41, Writings: On Locke, 1968
  • Folder: 42, Writings: Locke 32: "Origins of Ideas," handwritten, undated
  • Folder: 43, Writings: Locke 32: "Substance and Power," draft, 1968
  • Folder: 44, Writings: "General Terms," draft, 1968
  • Folder: 45, Writings: "Berkeley's argument against abstract ideas," reprint, undated
  • Folder: 46, Writings: Reprints and writings in French, undated
  • Folder: 47 , Notebook with writings in French, undated
  • Folder: 48, Notebook with writings in French, undated

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