Contemporary Materialism: A Reader

Contemporary Materialism: A Reader

by Paul K. Moser
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0415108640

ISBN-13: 9780415108645

Pub. Date: 06/13/1995

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

Contemporary Materialism presents an important collection of recent work on materialism in connection with metaphysics, philosophy of language, philosophy of mind and theories of value. This anthology charts the contemporary problems, positions and themes on the topic of materialism. It illuminates materialism's complex intersection with related subjects such

Overview

Contemporary Materialism presents an important collection of recent work on materialism in connection with metaphysics, philosophy of language, philosophy of mind and theories of value. This anthology charts the contemporary problems, positions and themes on the topic of materialism. It illuminates materialism's complex intersection with related subjects such as cognition and psychology. By gathering a wide-range of philosophical interventions around the subject of materialism, this anthology provides a valuable discussion of how materialism can effectively serve the purposes of philosophical assessment. To further assist the reader, it also contains an extensive bibliography on contemporary materialism.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780415108645
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
06/13/1995
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
390
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.87(d)

Table of Contents

Contributors: David M. Armstrong, Richard Boyd, Tim Crane, Daniel C. Dennett, Michael Friedman, Jaegwon Kim, Hilary Putman, J.J.C. Smart, Simon Blackburn, Paul Churchland, Donald Davidson, Jerry Fodor, Frank Jackson, D.H. Mellor, W.V. O. Quine, Bernard Williams

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