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[Flemish gœ-lingks]
  1. Arnold,1624?–69, Belgian philosopher.
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  • Whereas Descartes made the union between them a violent collocation, Geulincx practically called it a miracle.

    Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 11, Slice 8


  • We see from this that Geulincx has carried to its limit the dualistic basis of Descartes.

  • According to Geulincx neither the soul works immediately upon the body, nor the body immediately upon the soul.

  • While Descartes called the union of mind and matter a conjunction through power, Geulincx named it a miracle.

  • Once more God intervenes to solve the difficulty, but after a fashion much less crude than the miraculous apparatus of Geulincx.

    History of Modern Philosophy

    Alfred William Benn