Other Minds: Critical Essays 1969-1994 by Thomas NagelOther Minds: Critical Essays 1969-1994 by Thomas Nagel

Other Minds: Critical Essays 1969-1994

byThomas Nagel

Paperback | September 1, 1999

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Over the past twenty-five years, Thomas Nagel has played a major role in the philosophico-biological debate on subjectivity and consciousness. This extensive collection of published essays and reviews offers Nagel's opinionated views on the philosophy of mind, epistemology, and politicalphilosophy, as well as on fellow philosophers like Freud, Wittgenstein, Rawls, Dennett, Chomsky, Searle, Nozick, Dworkin, and MacIntyre.
Thomas Nagel is at School of Law, New York University.
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Title:Other Minds: Critical Essays 1969-1994Format:PaperbackDimensions:240 pages, 9.09 × 5.98 × 0.71 inPublished:September 1, 1999Publisher:Oxford University Press

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Table of Contents

Introduction: The Philosophical CultureI: PHILOSOPHY OF MIND1. Freud's Anthropomorphism2. Freud's Permanent Revolution3. Wittgenstein: The Egocentric Predicament4. Chomsky: Linguistics and Epistemology5. Fodor: The Boundaries of Inner Space6. Armstrong on the Mind7. Dennett: Content and Consciousness8. Dennett: Consciousness Dissolved9. O'Shaughnessy: The Will10. Searle: Why We Are Not ComputersII: ETHICS AND POLITICAL PHILOSOPHY11. Aristotle on Eudaimonia12. Rawls on Justice13. Nozick: Libertarianism without Foundations14. Hare: Moral Thinking15. Hare: The Foundations of Impartiality16. Williams: One Thought Too Many17. Williams: Resisting Ethical Theory18. Schelling: The Price of Life19. Schelling: Personal Identity and Self-Command20. Dworkin: Interpretation and the Law21. MacIntyre versus the Enlightenment22. Kolakowski: Modernity and the Devil

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