Other Minds: Critical Essays 1969-1994 / Edition 1

Other Minds: Critical Essays 1969-1994 / Edition 1

by Thomas Nagel
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0195132467

ISBN-13: 9780195132465

Pub. Date: 06/28/1999

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

Over the past twenty-five years, Thomas Nagel has played a major role in the philosophico-biological debate on subjectivity and consciousness. This extensive collection of published essays and reviews offers Nagel's opinionated views on the philosophy of mind, epistemology, and political philosophy, as well as on fellow philosophers like Freud, Wittgenstein, Rawls,

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Over the past twenty-five years, Thomas Nagel has played a major role in the philosophico-biological debate on subjectivity and consciousness. This extensive collection of published essays and reviews offers Nagel's opinionated views on the philosophy of mind, epistemology, and political philosophy, as well as on fellow philosophers like Freud, Wittgenstein, Rawls, Dennett, Chomsky, Searle, Nozick, Dworkin, and MacIntyre.

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ISBN-13:
9780195132465
Publisher:
Oxford University Press, USA
Publication date:
06/28/1999
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
240
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.70(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction: The Philosophical Culture
I: PHILOSOPHY OF MIND
1. Freud's Anthropomorphism
2. Freud's Permanent Revolution
3. Wittgenstein: The Egocentric Predicament
4. Chomsky: Linguistics and Epistemology
5. Fodor: The Boundaries of Inner Space
6. Armstrong on the Mind
7. Dennett: Content and Consciousness
8. Dennett: Consciousness Dissolved
9. O'Shaughnessy: The Will
10. Searle: Why We Are Not Computers
II: ETHICS AND POLITICAL PHILOSOPHY
11. Aristotle on Eudaimonia
12. Rawls on Justice
13. Nozick: Libertarianism without Foundations
14. Hare: Moral Thinking
15. Hare: The Foundations of Impartiality
16. Williams: One Thought Too Many
17. Williams: Resisting Ethical Theory
18. Schelling: The Price of Life
19. Schelling: Personal Identity and Self-Command
20. Dworkin: Interpretation and the Law
21. MacIntyre versus the Enlightenment
22. Kolakowski: Modernity and the Devil

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