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The Resource Simply philosophy : guided readings, edited by Brendan Wilson

Simply philosophy : guided readings, edited by Brendan Wilson

Label
Simply philosophy : guided readings
Title
Simply philosophy
Title remainder
guided readings
Statement of responsibility
edited by Brendan Wilson
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
OCLCE
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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1954-
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Wilson, Brendan
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  • Philosophy
  • PHILOSOPHY / General
  • Philosophy
  • Einführung
  • Philosophie
Label
Simply philosophy : guided readings, edited by Brendan Wilson
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction; 1. SCIENCE; Aristotle -- on scientific knowledge; Francis Bacon -- on scientific method; David Hume -- on the concept of a cause; Karl Popper -- on induction; Hilary Putnam -- against Popper; Paul Feyerabend -- on scientific method; 2. MIND; BF Skinner -- on behaviourism; CS Peirce -- on reality and truth; Bertrand Russell -- on sense-data; Rudolf Carnap -- on the argument from analogy; AJ Ayer -- on other minds; Norman Malcolm -- on other minds; Colin McGinn -- on the mind/body problem; William James -- on the reality of the mind; Paul Churchland -- on the unreality of thoughts; 3. FREEDOM; Peter Strawson -- on determinism; Norman Malcolm -- on determinism; Daniel Dennett -- on determinism; Max Black -- on causality; Frederick Dretske -- on the reality of meaning; Thomas Hobbes -- on human nature; Immanuel Kant -- on duty; Jeremy Bentham -- on utilitarianism; Thomas Nagel -- against utilitarianism; GEM Anscombe -- on 'ought' and 'should'; 4. KNOWLEDGE; Galileo Galilei -- on perception; Rene Descartes -- on doubt; John Locke -- on knowledge; Hilary Putnam/Noam Chomsky -- on innate ideas; George Berkeley -- on Idealism; Thomas Reid -- against scepticism; Immanuel Kant -- on causality; David Hume -- on miracles; Bertrand Russell -- on knowledge; L Jonathan Cohen -- on empiricism; 5. LANGUAGE; John Locke -- on language; Gilbert Ryle -- on Mill's theory of names; Ludwig Wittgenstein -- on naming; Saul Kripke -- on naming; Hilary Putnam -- on language; WV Quine -- on language; Plato -- on universals; John Searle -- on computer 'understanding'; 6. OBJECTIVITY; Roderick Chisholm -- on perception; AJ Ayer -- on perception; Gilbert Ryle -- on perception; Thomas Reid -- on ideas; JB Watson -- on behaviourism; Thomas Nagel -- on qualia; JJC Smart -- on mind/brain identity; Hilary Putnam -- on functionalism; FH Bradley -- on truth; Michael Dummett -- on anti-realism; 7. GOD; Norman Malcolm -- on the ontological argument; Thomas Aquinas -- on the existence of God; Anthony Kenny -- on teleology and design; Anthony Flew -- on religious belief; Ludwig Wittgenstein -- on religious belief; Soren Kierkegaard -- on the 'absurdity' of belief; WH Newton-Smith -- on metaphysics in cosmology; Further Reading; Copyright Acknowledgements; Glossary; Index
Control code
ocn776095403
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 208 pages)
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781474473613
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctvxc9s8m
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)776095403
Label
Simply philosophy : guided readings, edited by Brendan Wilson
Publication
Note
Includes index
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction; 1. SCIENCE; Aristotle -- on scientific knowledge; Francis Bacon -- on scientific method; David Hume -- on the concept of a cause; Karl Popper -- on induction; Hilary Putnam -- against Popper; Paul Feyerabend -- on scientific method; 2. MIND; BF Skinner -- on behaviourism; CS Peirce -- on reality and truth; Bertrand Russell -- on sense-data; Rudolf Carnap -- on the argument from analogy; AJ Ayer -- on other minds; Norman Malcolm -- on other minds; Colin McGinn -- on the mind/body problem; William James -- on the reality of the mind; Paul Churchland -- on the unreality of thoughts; 3. FREEDOM; Peter Strawson -- on determinism; Norman Malcolm -- on determinism; Daniel Dennett -- on determinism; Max Black -- on causality; Frederick Dretske -- on the reality of meaning; Thomas Hobbes -- on human nature; Immanuel Kant -- on duty; Jeremy Bentham -- on utilitarianism; Thomas Nagel -- against utilitarianism; GEM Anscombe -- on 'ought' and 'should'; 4. KNOWLEDGE; Galileo Galilei -- on perception; Rene Descartes -- on doubt; John Locke -- on knowledge; Hilary Putnam/Noam Chomsky -- on innate ideas; George Berkeley -- on Idealism; Thomas Reid -- against scepticism; Immanuel Kant -- on causality; David Hume -- on miracles; Bertrand Russell -- on knowledge; L Jonathan Cohen -- on empiricism; 5. LANGUAGE; John Locke -- on language; Gilbert Ryle -- on Mill's theory of names; Ludwig Wittgenstein -- on naming; Saul Kripke -- on naming; Hilary Putnam -- on language; WV Quine -- on language; Plato -- on universals; John Searle -- on computer 'understanding'; 6. OBJECTIVITY; Roderick Chisholm -- on perception; AJ Ayer -- on perception; Gilbert Ryle -- on perception; Thomas Reid -- on ideas; JB Watson -- on behaviourism; Thomas Nagel -- on qualia; JJC Smart -- on mind/brain identity; Hilary Putnam -- on functionalism; FH Bradley -- on truth; Michael Dummett -- on anti-realism; 7. GOD; Norman Malcolm -- on the ontological argument; Thomas Aquinas -- on the existence of God; Anthony Kenny -- on teleology and design; Anthony Flew -- on religious belief; Ludwig Wittgenstein -- on religious belief; Soren Kierkegaard -- on the 'absurdity' of belief; WH Newton-Smith -- on metaphysics in cosmology; Further Reading; Copyright Acknowledgements; Glossary; Index
Control code
ocn776095403
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 208 pages)
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781474473613
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctvxc9s8m
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)776095403

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