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The Resource Physicalism, or something near enough, Jaegwon Kim

Physicalism, or something near enough, Jaegwon Kim

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Physicalism, or something near enough
Title
Physicalism, or something near enough
Statement of responsibility
Jaegwon Kim
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Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Contemporary discussions in philosophy of mind have largely been shaped by physicalism, the doctrine that all phenomena are ultimately physical. Here, Jaegwon Kim presents the most comprehensive and systematic presentation yet of his influential ideas on the mind-body problem. He seeks to determine, after half a century of debate: What kind of (or "how much") physicalism can we lay claim to? He begins by laying out mental causation and consciousness as the two principal challenges to contemporary physicalism. How can minds exercise their causal powers in a physical world? Is a physicalist acco
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Kim, Jaegwon
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Princeton monographs in philosophy
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Philosophy of mind
  • Mind and body
  • PHILOSOPHY
  • PHILOSOPHY
  • Mind and body
  • Philosophy of mind
Label
Physicalism, or something near enough, Jaegwon Kim
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Publication
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unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 175-180) and index
Carrier category
online resource
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  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Contents; Preface; Synopsis of the Arguments; 1: Mental Causation and Consciousness: Our Two Mind-Body Problems; 2: The Supervenience Argument Motivated, Clarified, and Defended; 3: The Rejection of Immaterial Minds: A Causal Argument; 4: Reduction, Reductive Explanation, and Closing the "Gap"; 5: Explanatory Arguments for Type Physicalism and Why They Don't Work; 6: Physicalism, or Something Near Enough; References; Index
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ocn733553373
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1 online resource (xiii, 186 pages)
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unknown
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online
Isbn
9781400840847
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computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
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9780691133850
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22573/cttxpgm
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not applicable
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unknown
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Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)733553373
Label
Physicalism, or something near enough, Jaegwon Kim
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 175-180) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Contents; Preface; Synopsis of the Arguments; 1: Mental Causation and Consciousness: Our Two Mind-Body Problems; 2: The Supervenience Argument Motivated, Clarified, and Defended; 3: The Rejection of Immaterial Minds: A Causal Argument; 4: Reduction, Reductive Explanation, and Closing the "Gap"; 5: Explanatory Arguments for Type Physicalism and Why They Don't Work; 6: Physicalism, or Something Near Enough; References; Index
Control code
ocn733553373
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 186 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400840847
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
9780691133850
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttxpgm
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)733553373

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