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Fara, Rudolf

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Works: 59 works in 200 publications in 1 language and 791 library holdings
Genres: Interviews  Documentary films  Educational films  Case studies 
Roles: Editor, Director, Author, Compiler
Classifications: B945.D384, 191
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Publications about Rudolf Fara
Publications by Rudolf Fara
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In conversation : W.V. Quine by W. V Quine( visu )
26 editions published between 1994 and 2006 in English and held by 112 libraries worldwide
Professor Quine takes part in one personal interview, which focuses on his life, and six panel discussions covering his most important philosophical views
In conversation : Donald Davidson by Donald Davidson( visu )
36 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in English and held by 81 libraries worldwide
One-on-one discussions between Davidson and some of the leading philosophers of today
The Davidson, Quine and Strawson panel by Donald Davidson( visu )
5 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 26 libraries worldwide
The similarities and differences of the three participants towards some of the fundamental philosophical issues is explored, including their views about skepticism; their positions concerning the relationship between metaphysics and philosophy of language, and between formal and natural languages; and their thoughts on the attempts to reduce meaning to intention
The Fara interview by W. V Quine( visu )
9 editions published between 1994 and 1997 in English and held by 25 libraries worldwide
Part one of the interview conducted by Rudolf Fara presents a biographical sketch which concentrates on Davidson's early childhood and ends with his military service during World War II. Part two picks up from Davidson's discharge from the United States Navy in 1946 to the present. Philosophical topics discussed include Davidson's views on empiricism, differences between radical translation and radical interpretation, pragmatism and his theory of triangulation
The Quine Discussion by Donald Davidson( visu )
5 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in English and held by 24 libraries worldwide
Donald Davidson talks philosophy with W.V. Quine. The discussion focuses on two broad areas of philosophy: empiricism (in which Quine is mainly interviewed by Davidson), and truth (where Quine conducts the questioning). In these important discussions, major differences between two highly influencial philosophers are highlighted, and some of their differences are brought to an apparent resolution
Voting power and procedures : essays in honour of Dan Felsenthal and Moshe Machover by Rudolf Fara( Book )
14 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 18 libraries worldwide
This collection of essays honouring Dan Felsenthal and Moshé Machover reconsiders foundational aspects of the measurement of voting power. The specific case of voting power in two-tier systems - for instance the US system and the EU system - is analysed. Furthermore major power indices - Penrose, Banzhaf, Shapley-Shubik and others - are revisited. The book proposes new voting procedures and studies well-known procedures and/or apportionment methods either from a technical or historical point of view
In Conversation by W. V Quine( visu )
6 editions published between 1992 and 2004 in English and held by 12 libraries worldwide
Following a brief biographical sketch, Professor Strawson discusses his work with Maite Ezcurdia, Mark Sainsbury and Martin Davies. The conversations are divided into five sections: Basic particulars; Persons; Conceptual scheme; Truth; Reference and meaning; and Recollections and prospects
The Stroud discussion by Donald Davidson( visu )
5 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
Professor Stroud invites Davidson to explain what is wrong with scepticism about the external world. Davidsons rejection of empiricism, his theory of perceptions, causation, and notion of triangulation are covered
In conversation : Sir Peter Strawson ( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
Following a brief biographical sketch, Professor Strawson discusses his work with Maite Ezcurdia, Mark Sainsbury and Martin Davies. The conversations are divided into five sections: Basic particulars ; Persons ; Conceptual scheme ; Truth, reference and meaning ; and, Recollections and prospects
In conversation : Donald Davidson ( Book )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
The McDowell discussion by Donald Davidson( visu )
3 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
The influence of Davidson's idea of the constitutive ideal of rationality, the difference between the mental and the physical, theories of truth, subjectivity and perceptual belief are covered. Davidson's notion of holding-true and Quine's notion of prompted assent are compared
The Dummett discussion by Donald Davidson( visu )
3 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
The relation between the concept of meaning and truth and the relationship between truth and justification are considered
In conversation W. V. Quine ( visu )
4 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
The Davies discussion by Donald Davidson( visu )
3 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
Davidson places his paper "Mental events" in its historical context, then Professor Davies offers an analysis of Davidson's argument for anomalous monism. Claims for anomalousness are also discussed. It is suggested the real difference between the mental and the physical realms is the fact that there are no strict laws predicting and explaining mental events
The Hampshire discussion by Donald Davidson( visu )
3 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
Professor Hampshire compares Davidson's views with those of Spinoza. Conceptual schemes, mathematical and empirical judgments and laws of nature are questioned. The objective/subjective distinction is discussed
The Strawson discussion by Donald Davidson( visu )
3 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
A discussion on the logical form of action sentences, the individuation of events, and the ontological relation between events and enduring substances, is followed by Davidson responds to criticisms of his use of the "slingshot" argument in demonstrating that "caused" is not a sentential connective
The Smith discussion by Donald Davidson( visu )
3 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
The phenomenon of first person authority with respect to our mental states, and it relationship to Davidson's externalism about mental content are covered
The Hopkins discussion by Donald Davidson( visu )
3 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
Discussion presented in two parts. In part one, the similarity with Wittengenstein is brought out in a discussion of Davidson's unified theory of interpretation. The similarity with Freud is explored in part two in an examination of Davidson's views on irrationality
The Martin discussion by Donald Davidson( visu )
3 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
Epistemology is discussed particularly perception, justified-true-belief analysis, truth, empirical knowledge, the notion of qualitative character and perceptual belief
The Segal discussion by Donald Davidson( visu )
3 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
Theories of meaning for natural languages are discussed. What kinds of evidence does Davidson think can be used to test the theories of meaning, and what form should a theory of meaning take, a Tarski-style truth theory? It ends with an appraisal of the state of Davidsonian semantics today
 
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Alternative Names
Fara, Rudolf V.
Languages
English (159)
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