occasional causes.He explained the relationship between mind and body by the analogy of two clocks that are synchronized by God at each instant. Although there is no interaction, there is a continual harmony between them. His principal works, which appeared posthumously, were Ethica (1675) and Metaphysica vera (1691).
See H. J. de Vleeschauwer, Three Centuries of Geulincx Research (1957).
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