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Philosophy of mind

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Out of Our Minds: What We Think and How We Came to Think It

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Out of Our Minds: What We Think and How We Came to Think It

Felipe Fernandez-Armesto

Interdisciplinary studies; History; Ancient history: to c 500 CE; Philosophy of mind; Cognition & cognitive psychology; Advocate - History

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To imagine to see that which is not there is the startling ability that has fuelled human development and innovation through... [more]

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The Science of Fate: Why Your Future is More Predictable Than You Think

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The Science of Fate: Why Your Future is More Predictable Than You Think...

Hannah Critchlow

Philosophy of mind; Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Neurosciences

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Are we really the masters of our own destiny? Neuroscientist Hannah Critchlow shows how far our future is already hardwired... [more]

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The Order of Time

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The Order of Time

Carlo Rovelli

Philosophy of mind; Popular philosophy; Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Astronomy, space & time; Physics

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First published in Italy by Aldephi Edizioni SPA under the title L'ordine del tempo, 2017 --Copyright page. [more]

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Heidegger: A Very Short Introduction

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Heidegger: A Very Short Introduction

Michael Inwood (Emeritus Fellow of Trinity College, Oxford)

Philosophy; Phenomenology & Existentialism; Philosophy of mind

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Martin Heidegger is one of the twentieth century's greatest yet most enigmatic and divisive philosophers. Michael Inwood explores... [more]

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Elements in the Philosophy of Immanuel Kant: Kant's Power of Imagination

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Elements in the Philosophy of Immanuel Kant: Kant's Power of Imagination...

Rolf-Peter Horstmann (Humboldt-Universitat zu Berlin)

Philosophy; Western philosophy: c 1600 to c 1900; Philosophy: epistemology & theory of knowledge; Philosophy of mind

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This Element is a study of how the power of imagination is, according to Kant, supposed to contribute to cognition. It is... [more]

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Surfing with Sartre: An Aquatic Inquiry Into a Life of Meaning

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Surfing with Sartre: An Aquatic Inquiry Into a Life of Meaning

Aaron James (University of California, Irvine)

Philosophy; Western philosophy, from c 1900 -; Phenomenology & Existentialism; Philosophy of mind; Surfing, windsurfing, water skiing

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Jean-Paul Sartre once declared waterskiing to be the ideal limit of aquatic sports. Aaron James, who is both an avid surfer... [more]

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Agents and Goals in Evolution

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Agents and Goals in Evolution

Samir Okasha (Professor of Philosophy of Science, University of Bristol)

Philosophy of mind; Mathematics & Sciences; Philosophy of science; Evolution

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Samir Okasha offers a critical study of agential thinking in biology, where evolved organisms are seen as agents pursuing... [more]

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Being and Nothingness: An essay in phenomenological ontology

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Being and Nothingness: An essay in phenomenological ontology

Jean-Paul Sartre

Philosophy; Phenomenology & Existentialism; Philosophy of mind; Philosophy: aesthetics; Social theory

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A new trade edition of Sartre's magnum opus. First published in 1943, this masterpiece defines the modern condition and still... [more]

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The Book of Why: The New Science of Cause and Effect

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The Book of Why: The New Science of Cause and Effect

Judea Pearl, Dana Mackenzie

Philosophy of mind; Mathematics & Sciences; Probability & statistics; Popular science; Artificial intelligence

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'Correlation does not imply causation.' This mantra was invoked by scientists for decades in order to avoid taking positions... [more]

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The Routledge Guidebook to James's Principles of Psychology

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The Routledge Guidebook to James's Principles of Psychology

David E. Leary

Philosophy of mind; Psychology

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The Routledge Guidebook to James's Principles of Psychology is an engaging and accessible introduction to a monumental text... [more]

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From Bacteria to Bach and Back: The Evolution of Minds

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From Bacteria to Bach and Back: The Evolution of Minds

Daniel C. Dennett

Philosophy of mind; Eclectic & esoteric religions & belief systems; Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Evolution

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What is human consciousness and how is it possible? These questions fascinate thinking people from poets and painters to physicists,... [more]

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Know Thyself: The Value and Limits of Self-Knowledge

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Know Thyself: The Value and Limits of Self-Knowledge

Mitchell S. Green

Philosophy; Philosophy: epistemology & theory of knowledge; Philosophy of mind; Psychoanalytical theory (Freudian psychology); Social, group or collective psychology; Neurosciences

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Know Thyself: The Value and Limits of Self-Knowledge takes the reader on tour of the nature, value, and limits of self-knowledge.... [more]

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Hope Without Optimism

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Hope Without Optimism

Terry Eagleton

Philosophy; History of Western philosophy; Philosophy of mind; Psychology: emotions

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In a virtuoso display of erudition, thoughtfulness and humour, Terry Eagleton teases apart the concept of hope as it has been... [more]

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Kokoro Hints and Echos of Japanese Inner Life

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Kokoro Hints and Echos of Japanese Inner Life

Lafcadio Hearn, Patricia Bjaaland Welch

Anthologies (non-poetry); Philosophy of mind; Spirituality & religious experience; Cultural studies; Languages & ESL

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The 15 classic essays collected in Kokoro examine the inner spiritual life... [more]

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Psychedelics: Vintage Minis

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Psychedelics: Vintage Minis

Aldous Huxley

Prose: non-fiction; Philosophy of mind; Drug-induced states

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In 1953, in the presence of an investigator, Aldous Huxley took four-tenths of a gramme of mescalin, sat down and waited to... [more]

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In Praise of Forgetting: Historical Memory and Its Ironies

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In Praise of Forgetting: Historical Memory and Its Ironies

David Rieff

Philosophy; Philosophy: epistemology & theory of knowledge; Philosophy of mind; Memory

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A leading contrarian thinker explores the ethical paradox at the heart of history's wounds [more]

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Illuminating Wisdom: Words of Wisdom, Works of Art

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Illuminating Wisdom: Words of Wisdom, Works of Art

Craig Hassed

Philosophy; Philosophy of mind; Spirituality & religious experience; Psychology; Self-help & personal development; Lettering & calligraphy

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Illuminating Wisdom brings art and wisdom together in a beautiful celebration... [more]

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The Mind-Body Problem

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The Mind-Body Problem

Jonathan Westphal (Visiting Fellow, Yale University)

Philosophy; Philosophy: epistemology & theory of knowledge; Philosophy of mind

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An introduction to the mind-body problem, covering all the proposed solutions and offering a powerful new one. [more]

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Minds without Meanings: An Essay on the Content of Concepts

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Minds without Meanings: An Essay on the Content of Concepts

Jerry A. Fodor (Professor), Zenon W. Pylyshyn (Rutgers University - New Brunswick)

Language acquisition; Philosophy; Philosophy of mind

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Two prominent thinkers argue for the possibility of a theory of concepts that takes reference to be concepts' sole semantic... [more]

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The Emperor's New Mind: Concerning Computers, Minds, and the Laws of Physics

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The Emperor's New Mind: Concerning Computers, Minds, and the Laws of Physics...

Roger Penrose (University of Oxford)

Philosophy of mind; Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Artificial intelligence

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In his bestselling work of popular science, Sir Roger Penrose takes us on a fascinating tour through the basic principles... [more]

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What is Consciousness?: Three Sages Look Behind the Veil

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What is Consciousness?: Three Sages Look Behind the Veil

Ervin Laszlo, Jean Houston, Ph.D., Larry Dossey

Philosophy of mind; Psychology

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What is consciousness? Conventional thinking tells us it is the images, sensations, thoughts, and feelings produced by the... [more]

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Hermeneutics: A Very Short Introduction

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Hermeneutics: A Very Short Introduction

Jens Zimmermann

Philosophy: epistemology & theory of knowledge; Philosophy: logic; Philosophy of mind; Psychology

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This Very Short Introduction to hermeneutics demonstrates the central role of interpretation in our daily lives. By considering... [more]

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Seeing Things as They Are: A Theory of Perception

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Seeing Things as They Are: A Theory of Perception

John Searle (Willis S. and Marion Slusser Professor of Philosophy, Willis S. and Marion Slusser Professor of Philosophy, Willis S. and Marion Slusser Professor of Philosophy)

Philosophy; Philosophy of mind; Popular philosophy

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This book provides a comprehensive account of the intentionality of perceptual experience. With special emphasis on vision... [more]

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Actual Consciousness

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Actual Consciousness

Ted Honderich (University College London)

Philosophy; Philosophy of mind; Conscious & unconscious

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What is it for you to be conscious? There is no consensus in philosophy or science: it has remained a mystery. Ted Honderich... [more]

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The Concept of Anxiety: A Simple Psychologically Oriented Deliberation in View of the Dogmatic Problem of Hereditary Sin

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The Concept of Anxiety: A Simple Psychologically Oriented Deliberation in...

Soren Kierkegaard

Philosophy; Western philosophy: c 1600 to c 1900; Philosophy of mind; Philosophy of religion

Hardback

This first new translation of Kierkegaard's masterwork in a generation brings an essential work of modern philosophy to vivid... [more]

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