INDEX
Academie Royale
d~chitecture,
18, u8,
127,133
Academie des Sciences, u8
Aesthetic judgment: in Claude Perrault,
130
Algebra: Descartes' interest in, 50; in
reference to physical world, 67, 73; as
related to geometry, 44, 50, 52-55, 58-
60, 66; use of discursive symbols in,
45,50
Architectonics: as counterdesign, 37;
Descartes' imagery of, II2; and geo-
metrical form, 66; grammatization
of, 134; as materialization of method,
44, II6-17, 133; and philosophy,
I,
37; in relationship to writing,
I,
4; as
technique of the novel, 55n
Architectural form: and context, 76, 145;
distinguished from mimetic and sym-
bolic, 2-4; its drawing, 32-37, 43-44,
89,140; false metaphysics of, 128; as
metaphor, 1-3; compared with lan-
guage in requiring institutionalized
rules, 135-38
Aristotle, 22, 78, 103n
Arnauld, Antoine, and Pierre Nicole, 6,
138-39,147-48; and Descartes, 139
Ars combinatoria:
its rejection by Des-
cartes, 78-79
Attention: act of, 68-69, 73, 79, 82; in
the
cogito,
99; and notation, 80; and
rhetoric, 79n
Augustine, Saint, 29, II4-15
Autobiography: as deduction in the
cogito,
92, 99; as demonstration, 34;
Descartes' compared with Augustine's
Confessions
and Proust's
Recherche,
29,
lI4-15; in the
Discours,
17, 19, 30, 32,
55, 72, 145; synchronic effect of Des-
cartes', 21-24, 26, 31, 72, 75-76, 88;
as temporary housing, lIO.
See also
Representation
Baroque: as described by Deleuze, 5-7; as
described by Wolffiin, 7; mathematics,
65n
Beaury: "arbitrary," II9, 123-25, 136;
and association or contiguity ("com-
pagnie"), 124-25, 130, 134; and habit
("l'accoutllmance"), 124, 130, 134;
"positive," 121-23; and proportions,
lI8-19
Blondel, Franc;:ois, 127, 133
body: arithmetic treatment of, 49-50;
in the
cogito,
97,
WI;
and geometry,
60-61; negation of limits of, 38, 44;
phenomenological view of, 143-45;
represented for thought, 74
Boileau, Nicholas, 18, lI8, 125
Bossuet, Jacques, 15
Boullee, Etienne-Louis, 125n, 133
Burke, Kenneth, 4
Calculus: Descartes and infinitary proce-
dures of, 52-55
Cezanne, Paul, 143
Chambord, II2
Cogito,
5, 19, 36, 39, 53, 55, 60-61, 83, 87,
112, II7; as architectonic, lIO; of ar-
chitecture, lI8; in context, 94, 97-99,
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