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The waning of materialism

Author: Robert C Koons; George Bealer
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Twenty-three philosophers examine the doctrine of materialism and find it wanting. The case against materialism comprises arguments from conscious experience, from the unity and identity of the person, from intentionality, mental causation, and knowledge. --from publisher description.
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Genre/Form: Aufsatzsammlung
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Robert C Koons; George Bealer
ISBN: 9780199556182 0199556180 0199556199 9780199556199
OCLC Number: 320524097
Description: xxxi, 490 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Part I. Arguments from consciousness --
Against materialism / Laurence BonJour --
A simple view of consciousness / Adam Pautz --
Saving appearances : a dilemma for physicalists / Charles Siewert --
The property dualism argument / Stephen L. White --
Kripke's argument against materialism / Eli Hirsch --
The self-consciousness argument : functionalism and the corruption of intentional content / George Bealer --
Part II. Arguments from unity and identity --
You are simple / David Barnett --
Persons and the unity of consciousness / William Hasker --
An argument from transtemporal identity for subject-body dualism / Martine Nida-Rumelin --
Part III. Intentionality, mental causation, and knowledge --
Burge's dualism / Bernard W. Kobes --
Modest dualism / Tyler Burge --
Descartes' revenge part II : the supervenience argument strikes back / Neal Judisch --
Nonreductive physicalism or emergent dualism : the argument from mental causation / Timothy O'Connor and John Ross Churchil --
Epistemological objections to materialism / Robert C. Koons --
Part IV. Alternatives to materialism --
Materialism, minimal emergentism, and the hard problem of consciousness / Terry Horgan --
Dualizing materialism / Michael Jubien --
Dualistic materialism / Joseph Almog --
Varieties of naturalism / Mario De Caro --
Against methodological materialism / Angus J.L. Menuge --
Soul, mind, and brain / Brian Leftow --
Materialism does not save the phenomena and the alternative which does / Uwe Meixner --
Substance dualism : a non-cartesian approach / E.J. Lowe.
Responsibility: edited by Robert C. Koons and George Bealer.

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This is a sustained critique of materialism (the thesis that all reality consists of material particles, their relations and interactions). The contributors offer arguments from conscious experience,  Read more...

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