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Thoughts [electronic resource] : papers on mind, meaning, and modality / Stephen Yablo.

Author/Creator:
Yablo, Stephen.
Publication:
Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2008.
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (336 p.)
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Subjects:
Philosophy of mind.
Mind and body.
Causation.
Form/Genre:
Electronic books.
Language:
English
Summary:
In 12 essays Stephen Yablo presents a modern-day examination of Cartesian themes in the metaphysics of mind, including mental/physical dualism, the possibility of disembodied existence, conceivability as a guide to possibility, and the nature of solipsistic content.
Contents:
""Contents""; ""1. The Real Distinction between Mind and Body""; ""2. Is Conceivability a Guide to Possibility?""; ""3. Textbook Kripkeanism and the Open Texture of Concepts""; ""4. Coulda, Woulda, Shoulda""; ""5. No Fool�s Cold: Notes on Illusions of Possibility""; ""6. Beyond Rigidification: The Importance of Being Really Actual""; ""7. How in the World?""; ""8. Mental Causation""; ""9. Singling out Properties""; ""10. Wide Causation""; ""11. Causal Relevance: Mental, Moral, and Epistemic""; ""Index""; ""A""; ""B""; ""C""; ""D""; ""E""; ""F""; ""G""; ""H""; ""I""; ""J""; ""K""; ""L""
""M""""N""; ""O""; ""P""; ""Q""; ""R""; ""S""; ""T""; ""U""; ""V""; ""W""; ""Y""; ""Z""
Notes:
Description based upon print version of record.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Description based on print version record.
ISBN:
0-19-155612-2
OCLC:
318675686