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Experience and HistoryPhenomenological Perspectives on the Historical World

Experience and History: Phenomenological Perspectives on the Historical World

David Carr

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
August 2014
ISBN:
9780199377657
eISBN:
9780199377671
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199377657.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind, General

This book seeks to outline a distinctively phenomenological approach to history. Rather than asking: What is history? Or: How do we know history? a phenomenology of history inquires into history as a ... More

Hegel's IndiaA Reinterpretation, with Texts

Hegel's India: A Reinterpretation, with Texts

Aakash Singh Rathore and Rimina Mohapatra

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9780199468270
eISBN:
9780199087464
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199468270.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind, General

In his writings on India, Hegel characterized Indian thought as “fantastic,” “subjective,” “wild,” “dreamy,” “frenzied,” “absurd,” and “repetitive.” If Indian art, religion, and philosophy were so ... More

The Implicit MindCognitive Architecture, the Self, and Ethics

The Implicit Mind: Cognitive Architecture, the Self, and Ethics

Michael Brownstein

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
April 2018
ISBN:
9780190633721
eISBN:
9780190633752
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190633721.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind, General

Heroes are often admired for their ability to act without having “one thought too many,” as Bernard Williams put it. Likewise, the unhesitating decisions of masterful athletes and artists are part of ... More

MacrocognitionA Theory of Distributed Minds and Collective Intentionality

Macrocognition: A Theory of Distributed Minds and Collective Intentionality

Bryce Huebner

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780199926275
eISBN:
9780199347193
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199926275.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind, General

We live in an age of scientific collaboration, popular uprisings, failing political parties, and increasing corporate power. Many of these kinds of collective action derive from the decisions of ... More

Memory and the SelfPhenomenology, Science and Autobiography

Memory and the Self: Phenomenology, Science and Autobiography

Mark Rowlands

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780190241469
eISBN:
9780190241483
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190241469.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind, General

It is common, and natural, to suppose that our memories help make us who we are. After all, what could make us the persons we are if not the experiences we have had during the courses of our lives? ... More

The Nature of Desire

The Nature of Desire

Julien A. Deonna and Federico Lauria (eds)

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
June 2017
ISBN:
9780199370962
eISBN:
9780199370986
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199370962.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind, General

Desire plays a pivotal role in our lives. Yet in recent times, it has not been a central topic in the philosophy of mind. The aim of this book is to redress this imbalance. What are desires? ... More

Perception and Its Modalities

Perception and Its Modalities

Dustin Stokes, Mohan Matthen, and Stephen Biggs (eds)

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780199832798
eISBN:
9780199381609
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199832798.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind, General

This volume is about the many ways we perceive. The chapters explore the nature of the individual senses, how and what they tell about the world, and how they interrelate. They consider how the ... More

The Philosophy of CreativityNew Essays

The Philosophy of Creativity: New Essays

Elliot Samuel Paul and Scott Barry Kaufman (eds)

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
June 2014
ISBN:
9780199836963
eISBN:
9780199362547
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199836963.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, General, Philosophy of Mind

Creativity pervades human life. It is the mark of individuality, the vehicle of self-expression, and the engine of progress in every human endeavor. It also raises a wealth of philosophical ... More

Rationality + Consciousness = Free Will

Rationality + Consciousness = Free Will

David Hodgson

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780199845309
eISBN:
9780199932269
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199845309.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind, General

In recent years, philosophical discussions of free will have focused largely on whether or not free will is compatible with determinism. In this challenging book, David Hodgson takes a fresh approach ... More

Seeing and SayingThe Language of Perception and the Representational View of Experience

Seeing and Saying: The Language of Perception and the Representational View of Experience

Berit Brogaard

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
June 2018
ISBN:
9780190495251
eISBN:
9780190495275
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190495251.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind, General

We often communicate with each other about how the things we see visually appear to us when we want to achieve a goal like finding the perfect end table, deciding what to eat or issuing a warning. ... More

Seeing Things as They AreA Theory of Perception

Seeing Things as They Are: A Theory of Perception

John Searle

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
March 2015
ISBN:
9780199385157
eISBN:
9780199394197
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199385157.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind, General

This book provides an account of the intentionality of perceptual experience. With special emphasis on vision, the book explains how the raw phenomenology of perception sets the content and the ... More

Seemings and JustificationNew Essays on Dogmatism and Phenomenal Conservatism

Seemings and Justification: New Essays on Dogmatism and Phenomenal Conservatism

Chris Tucker (ed.)

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780199899494
eISBN:
9780199367719
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199899494.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind, General

You believe that there is a paper document (or a computer screen) in front of you because it seems visually that way. I believe that I ate cereal for breakfast because I seem to remember ... More

The Shape of ThoughtHow Mental Adaptations Evolve

The Shape of Thought: How Mental Adaptations Evolve

H. Clark Barrett

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
March 2015
ISBN:
9780199348305
eISBN:
9780199348336
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199348305.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind, General

This book presents a roadmap for an evolutionary psychology of the twenty-first century. It brings together theory from biology and cognitive science to show how the brain can be composed of ... More

The Sources of Intentionality

The Sources of Intentionality

Uriah Kriegel

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780199742974
eISBN:
9780199914449
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199742974.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind, General

What do thoughts, hopes, paintings, words, desires, photographs, traffic signs, and perceptions have in common? They are all about something, are directed, are contentful—in a way chairs and trees, ... More

Surfing UncertaintyPrediction, Action, and the Embodied Mind

Surfing Uncertainty: Prediction, Action, and the Embodied Mind

Andy Clark

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
October 2015
ISBN:
9780190217013
eISBN:
9780190217044
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190217013.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind, General

This book brings together work on embodiment, action, and the predictive mind. At the core of the treatment is the vision of human minds as prediction machines—devices that constantly try to stay one ... More

Surrounding Free WillPhilosophy, Psychology, Neuroscience

Surrounding Free Will: Philosophy, Psychology, Neuroscience

Alfred R. Mele (ed.)

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
November 2014
ISBN:
9780199333950
eISBN:
9780199393848
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199333950.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind, General

This volume explores free will from several perspectives: neuroscience; social, cognitive, and developmental psychology; and philosophy (traditional and experimental). It divides into three main ... More

The Unity of Consciousness

The Unity of Consciousness

Tim Bayne

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
January 2011
ISBN:
9780199215386
eISBN:
9780191594786
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199215386.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind, General

One of the features of consciousness that has been largely overlooked in recent treatments of the topic is its unity. What is the unity of consciousness? To what degree might consciousness be ... More

Williamson on Knowledge

Williamson on Knowledge

Patrick Greenough and Duncan Pritchard (eds)

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
February 2010
ISBN:
9780199287512
eISBN:
9780191713620
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199287512.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind, General

This book collects fifteen articles by prominent philosophers on the epistemological writings of Timothy Williamson, along with replies from the author to each of the articles. All the key themes in ... More

Wittgenstein and the Philosophy of Mind

Wittgenstein and the Philosophy of Mind

Jonathan Ellis and Daniel Guevara (eds)

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780199737666
eISBN:
9780199933372
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199737666.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind, General

The status of Wittgenstein’s work in contemporary philosophy of mind is peculiar. While few philosophers of mind would deny that Wittgenstein had at least some helpful things to say concerning ... More

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