Książki z tagiem „philosophy”
  • You Are Not a Gadget
    You Are Not a Gadget
    Autor: Jaron Lanier
    Jaron Lanier, a Silicon Valley visionary since the 1980s, was among the first to predict the revolutionary changes the World Wide Web would bring to commerce and culture. Now, in his first book,...
    czytelników: 13 | opinie: 0 | ocena: 0 (0 głosów)
  • The Rediscovery Of The Mind
    The Rediscovery Of The Mind
    Autor: John Rogers Searle
    In this major new work, John Searle launches a formidable attack on current orthodoxies in the philosophy of mind. More than anything else, he argues, it is the neglect of consciousness that results...
    czytelników: 12 | opinie: 0 | ocena: 7,5 (2 głosy)
  • The Open. Man and Animal
    The Open. Man and Animal
    Autor: Giorgio Agamben
    The end of human history is an event that has been foreseen or announced by both messianics and dialecticians. But who is the protagonist of that history that is coming—or has come—to a close? What is...
    czytelników: 9 | opinie: 1 | ocena: 9 (2 głosy)
  • After Virtue. A study in moral philosophy
    After Virtue. A study in moral philosophy
    Autor: Macintyre Alasdair
    When After Virtue first appeared in 1981, it was recognized at once as a significant and potentially controversial critique of contemporary moral philosophy. Now, in a new chapter, Alasdair MacIntyre...
    czytelników: 7 | opinie: 0 | ocena: 9 (2 głosy)
  • The Philosophy of Symbolic Forms: Volume 2: Mythical Thought
    The Philosophy of Symbolic Forms: Volume 2: Mythical Thought
    Autor: Ernst Cassirer
    The Symbolic Forms has long been considered the greatest of Cassirer's works. Into it he poured all the resources of his vast learning about language and myth, religion, art, and science-the various...
    czytelników: 4 | opinie: 0 | ocena: 0 (0 głosów)
  • Soul, Body, and Survival
    Soul, Body, and Survival
    Autorzy: Eric T. Olson, Kevin Corcoran, John Foster, Jaegwon Kim, Timothy O'Connor, Charles Taliaferro, Stewart Goetz, William Hasker, Brian Leftow, E.J. Lowe, Lynne Baker, Trenton Merricks, John Cooper, Stephen T. Davis
    How are soul and body related to one another? Are human beings immaterial souls, or complex physical organisms? Will we survive the death of our bodies? Does only the dualist view allow the...
    czytelników: 3 | opinie: 0 | ocena: 0 (0 głosów)
  • Representation and Reality
    Representation and Reality
    Autor: Hilary Putnam
    Hilary Putnam, who may have been the first philosopher to advance the notion that the computer is an apt model for the mind, takes a radically new view of his own theory of functionalism in this...
    czytelników: 3 | opinie: 0 | ocena: 0 (0 głosów)
  • Rewriting the Soul: Multiple Personality and the Sciences of Memory
    Rewriting the Soul: Multiple Personality and the Sciences of Memory
    Autor: Ian Hacking
    Twenty-five years ago one could list by name the tiny number of multiple personalities recorded in the history of Western medicine, but today hundreds of people receive treatment for dissociative...
    czytelników: 3 | opinie: 0 | ocena: 0 (0 głosów)
  • Computability and logic
    Computability and logic
    Autorzy: John P. Burgess, George S. Boolos, Richard C. Jeffrey
    Computability and Logic has become a classic because of its accessibility to students without a mathematical background and because it covers not simply the staple topics of an intermediate logic...
    czytelników: 3 | opinie: 0 | ocena: 0 (0 głosów)
  • The Wisdom of Life
    The Wisdom of Life
    Autor: Arthur Schopenhauer
    A profound advocate for willpower and rational deliberation, Arthur Schopenhauer (1788–1860) believed that complete happiness and satisfaction are unobtainable. This essay from his final work, P...
    czytelników: 3 | opinie: 0 | ocena: 0 (0 głosów)
  • Ethics: A Very Short Introduction
    Ethics: A Very Short Introduction
    Autor: Simon Blackburn
    Our self-image as moral, well-behaved creatures is dogged by scepticism, relativism, hypocrisy, and nihilism, by the fear that in a Godless world science has unmasked us as creatures fated by our...
    czytelników: 2 | opinie: 0 | ocena: 7 (1 głos)
  • The Concept of Mind
    The Concept of Mind
    Autor: Gilbert Ryle
    If our bodies exist in space and time, subject to the laws of physics, our minds must be somehow hidden within them like strange immaterial 'Ghosts in the Machine'. Introspection may give us direct...
    czytelników: 2 | opinie: 0 | ocena: 0 (0 głosów)
  • Philosophy of Boredom
    Philosophy of Boredom
    Autor: Lars Svendsen
    It has been described as a "tame longing without any particular object" by Schopenhauer, "a bestial and indefinable affliction" by Dostoevsky, and "time's invasion of your world system" by Joseph...
    czytelników: 2 | opinie: 0 | ocena: 7 (1 głos)
  • Between Philosophy and Science
    Between Philosophy and Science
    Autor: praca zbiorowa
    A collection of essays which tackles the philosophical issues at play in cosmology, physics, mathematics and neuroscience. Considering topics such as the presence of ontological problems in...
    czytelników: 2 | opinie: 0 | ocena: 0 (0 głosów)
  • Logic, Language, and Meaning / Volume 1 Introduction to Logic
    Logic, Language, and Meaning / Volume 1 Introduction to Logic
    Autor: L. T. F. Gamut
    Although the two volumes of Logic, Language, and Meaning can be used independently of one another, together they provide a comprehensive overview of modern logic as it is used as a tool in the...
    czytelników: 2 | opinie: 0 | ocena: 8 (1 głos)

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