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Brentano's Mind

Brentano's Mind

Mark Textor

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9780199685479
eISBN:
9780191765636
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199685479.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind

Brentano is one of the ‘grandfathers’ of philosophy of mind. His work influenced analytic philosophers like Russell and Chisholm as well as phenomenologists like Husserl and Sartre and continues to ... More

Brentano's Philosophical SystemMind, Being, Value

Brentano's Philosophical System: Mind, Being, Value

Uriah Kriegel

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
March 2018
ISBN:
9780198791485
eISBN:
9780191850493
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198791485.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind

This is a book about the late-nineteenth-century/early-twentieth-century Austro-German philosopher Franz Brentano. It attempts to present Brentano’s philosophical system, especially as it pertains to ... More

Descartes and the Puzzle of Sensory Representation

Descartes and the Puzzle of Sensory Representation

Raffaella De Rosa

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
February 2010
ISBN:
9780199570379
eISBN:
9780191722455
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199570379.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind, History of Philosophy

While much has been written on Descartes' theory of mind and ideas, no systematic study of his theory of sensory representation and misrepresentation is currently available in the literature. This ... More

Descartes, Malebranche, and the Crisis of Perception

Descartes, Malebranche, and the Crisis of Perception

Walter Ott

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9780198791713
eISBN:
9780191839597
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198791713.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind

The seventeenth century witnesses the demise of two core doctrines in the theory of perception: naïve realism about color, sound, and other sensible qualities and the empirical theory, drawn from ... More

The Early Modern SubjectSelf-Consciousness and Personal Identity from Descartes to Hume

The Early Modern Subject: Self-Consciousness and Personal Identity from Descartes to Hume

Udo Thiel

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780199542499
eISBN:
9780191730917
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199542499.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind

Self-consciousness and personal identity are fundamental features of human subjectivity. Even present-day discussions of these issues in philosophy of mind are strongly influenced by the conceptual ... More

EmbodimentA History

Embodiment: A History

Justin E.H. Smith (ed.)

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
June 2017
ISBN:
9780190490447
eISBN:
9780190490478
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190490447.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind

Embodiment—defined as having, being in, or being associated with a body—is a feature of the existence of many entities, perhaps even of all entities. Why entities should find themselves in this ... More

Emotion and Cognitive Life in Medieval and Early Modern Philosophy

Emotion and Cognitive Life in Medieval and Early Modern Philosophy

Martin Pickavé and Lisa Shapiro (eds)

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780199579914
eISBN:
9780191745959
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199579914.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind

This volume has three aims. First, historians of philosophy have typically focused on the discussions of the moral relevance of emotions, and with the exception of scholars of ancient philosophy, ... More

The Evident ConnexionHume on Personal Identity

The Evident Connexion: Hume on Personal Identity

Galen Strawson

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780199608508
eISBN:
9780191729591
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199608508.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind

This book offers a new reading of Hume’s theory of personal identity — his ‘bundle theory’ of the self or mind — and his later rejection of that theory. Contrary to what many have supposed, Hume does ... More

Hume, Passion, and Action

Hume, Passion, and Action

Elizabeth S. Radcliffe

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
June 2018
ISBN:
9780199573295
eISBN:
9780191862908
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199573295.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind

David Hume’s theory of action is well known for several provocative theses, including that passion and reason cannot be opposed over the direction of action. In Hume, Passion, and Action, the author ... More

Kant and the Philosophy of MindPerception, Reason, and the Self

Kant and the Philosophy of Mind: Perception, Reason, and the Self

Anil Gomes and Andrew Stephenson (eds)

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
July 2017
ISBN:
9780198724957
eISBN:
9780191792434
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198724957.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind

The essays in this volume explore those aspects of Kant’s writings which concern issues in the philosophy of mind. These issues are central to any understanding of Kant’s Critical philosophy and they ... More

Kant on Mind, Action, and Ethics

Kant on Mind, Action, and Ethics

Julian Wuerth

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780199587629
eISBN:
9780191760907
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199587629.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind

This book presents a new interpretation of Kant’s theories of mind, action, and ethics. As the author of a Copernican turn in philosophy, Kant places the mind at the centre of his philosophy, and yet ... More

Kant's Theory of Action

Kant's Theory of Action

Richard McCarty

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
September 2009
ISBN:
9780199567720
eISBN:
9780191721465
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199567720.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind, History of Philosophy

The theory of action underlying Immanuel Kant's moral theory is the subject of this book. What “maxims” are, and how we act on maxims, are explained here in light of both the historical context of ... More

Kant's Theory of Self-Consciousness

Kant's Theory of Self-Consciousness

C. Thomas Powell

Published in print:
1990
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198244486
eISBN:
9780191680779
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198244486.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind

From Rene Descartes to David Hume, philosophers in the 17th and 18th centuries developed a dialectic of radically conflicting claims about the nature of the self. In the Paralogisms of The Critique ... More

Melancholic HabitsBurton's Anatomy & the Mind Sciences

Melancholic Habits: Burton's Anatomy & the Mind Sciences

Jennifer Radden

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
December 2016
ISBN:
9780199348190
eISBN:
9780199348213
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199348190.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind, History of Philosophy

To find a coherent account of normal and abnormal psychology from within Burton’s religious presuppositions and humoral explanations requires selection and interpretation. This reading highlights ... More

Nietzsche on Mind and Nature

Nietzsche on Mind and Nature

Manuel Dries and P. J. E. Kail (eds)

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780198722236
eISBN:
9780191789083
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198722236.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind

This book discusses important aspects of Nietzsche’s philosophy in connection with its two major themes: mind and nature. Among the various aspects addressed in the book are the following. What is ... More

The SelfNaturalism, Consciousness, and the First-Person Stance

The Self: Naturalism, Consciousness, and the First-Person Stance

Jonardon Ganeri

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780199652365
eISBN:
9780191740718
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199652365.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind, History of Philosophy

What is it to occupy a first‐person stance? Is the first‐personal idea one has of oneself in conflict with the idea of oneself as a physical being? How, if there is a conflict, is it to be resolved? ... More

Skillful CopingEssays on the phenomenology of everyday perception and action

Skillful Coping: Essays on the phenomenology of everyday perception and action

Hubert L. Dreyfus

Mark A. Wrathall (ed.)

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780199654703
eISBN:
9780191784224
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199654703.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind, History of Philosophy

Over the last 50 years, Hubert Dreyfus has established himself as a leading figure in philosophy. His work addresses an astonishing range of issues in the fields of phenomenology, existentialism, ... More

Thinking about the EmotionsA Philosophical History

Thinking about the Emotions: A Philosophical History

Alix Cohen and Robert Stern (eds)

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
June 2017
ISBN:
9780198766858
eISBN:
9780191840494
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198766858.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind

This book comprises a collection of original papers that reflect on the philosophical understanding of emotions from Greek thinkers to the present day. Central figures discussed include Aristotle, ... More

The Will to ReasonTheodicy and Freedom in Descartes

The Will to Reason: Theodicy and Freedom in Descartes

C.P. Ragland

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
June 2016
ISBN:
9780190264451
eISBN:
9780190264475
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190264451.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind

In his Meditations, Descartes faces the possibility that our faculty of Reason may not be consistent with itself. This problem animates not only the famous skeptical doubts of the First Meditation, ... More

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