The Immaterial Self: A Defence of the Cartesian Dualist Conception of the Mind

The Immaterial Self: A Defence of the Cartesian Dualist Conception of the Mind

by John Foster
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0415029899

ISBN-13: 9780415029896

Pub. Date: 09/20/1991

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

Dualism is a doctrine engaged on two fronts. It affirms a thesis about the mind, in opposition to various forms of materialism and mental reductionism, and a thesis about the physical world, in opposition to various forms of mentalism and idealism. The Immaterial Self is

a defense of the Cartesian account in which the immaterial contents of the mind are assigned to

Overview

Dualism is a doctrine engaged on two fronts. It affirms a thesis about the mind, in opposition to various forms of materialism and mental reductionism, and a thesis about the physical world, in opposition to various forms of mentalism and idealism. The Immaterial Self is

a defense of the Cartesian account in which the immaterial contents of the mind are assigned to an immaterial mental subject.

degree in philosophy (Choice)

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780415029896
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
09/20/1991
Series:
International Library of Philosophy Series
Pages:
308
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.81(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

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