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|Named Person:||Thomas Reid; Thomas (Philosoph) Reid; Thomas Reid|
|Material Type:||Internet resource|
|Document Type:||Book, Internet Resource|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
|Description:||viii, 167 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.|
|Contents:||From power to mind: an argument from the power to exert --
From power to mind: an argument from the power to do otherwise --
From change to power --
From end-directedness to power --
The influence of motives: the push of power? --
The influence of motives: the push of law? --
Conclusion: Agent causation and the regress of effort.
Thomas Reid is widely regarded as having made important contributions to philosophy in three broad areas-the philosophy of perception, epistemology, and the theory of human action. Of Reid's