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Philosophy International (Firm)

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Works: 51 works in 59 publications in 1 language and 474 library holdings
Genres: Interviews 
Roles: Publisher
Classifications: B945.D384,
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Publications about Philosophy International (Firm)
Publications by Philosophy International (Firm)
Most widely held works by Philosophy International (Firm)
In conversation W.V. Quine ( visu )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 60 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 R. V Fara( visu )
2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 36 libraries worldwide
One-on-one discussions between Davidson and some of the leading philosophers of today
The Davidson, Quine and Strawson panel ( visu )
2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 24 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 Quine Discussion ( visu )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 21 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
The Rorty discussion ( visu )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 21 libraries worldwide
Rorty's questioning of Davidson covers three broad areas: the notion of truth, analytic philosophy, and the concept of metaphor
The Dummett discussion ( visu )
2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 20 libraries worldwide
The participants discuss their views on the concepts of meaning and truth
The Fara interview by W. V Quine( visu )
2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 18 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 Strawson discussion ( visu )
2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 15 libraries worldwide
Strawson and Davidson discuss events and the logical form of action sentences. Davidson justifies his own views concerning individuation of events in comparison to Strawson's views on this subject
The McDowell discussion ( visu )
2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 15 libraries worldwide
McDowell discusses with Davidson the role that his ideal of rationality plays in his work. The areas discussed include the difference between the mental and the physical, radical interpretation, theories of truth, subjectivity and perceptual belief
The Stroud discussion ( visu )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 14 libraries worldwide
Davidson explains what is wrong with skepticism of the external world. A number of areas of Davidson's work are covered: his rejection of empiricism, his theory of perception, his views of causation, and his notion of triangulation
The Martin discussion ( visu )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 14 libraries worldwide
Martin and Davidson discuss epistemology with particular emphasis on the problem of perception. Davidson also explains why he is critical of traditional accounts of knowledge which attempt to analyze the notion in terms of truth, belief, and justification
The Papineau discussion ( visu )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 13 libraries worldwide
Davidson's views on meaning and truth are discussed in detail
The Davies discussion ( visu )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 12 libraries worldwide
Davies offers an analysis of Davidson's argument for anomalous monism. The claim for monism is explored followed by the claim for anomalousness. Davidson's views on the differences between the mental and the physical are discussed
The Smith discussion ( visu )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 12 libraries worldwide
Smith examines Davidson's views about the phenomenon of first person authority with respect to our mental states. Topics include what first person authority is, why and how it is that we enjoy it, and why it is consistent with Davidson's externalism about mental content
The Crane discussion ( visu )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 12 libraries worldwide
Davidson responds to criticism of his argument for anomalous monism. Davidson emphasizes the distinction between causation and causal explanation
The Segal discussion ( visu )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 12 libraries worldwide
Segal and Davidson discuss theories of meaning for natural languages. The aims for a theory of meaning for a language are compared to aims for other scientific theories
The Hornsby discussion ( visu )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 11 libraries worldwide
Discussion centers on actions and their explanation and about the individuation of actions. The topic of reasons and the explanation of action is also discussed
The Hampshire discussion ( visu )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 11 libraries worldwide
Hampshire compares Davidson's views with those of Spinoza. A discussion of conceptual schemes leads to the differences between mathematical and empirical judgments, and about the place and status of laws of nature in the way we come to know the world. The difference between subjective and objective observation is also discussed
The Sainsbury discussion ( visu )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 11 libraries worldwide
Sainsbury explores Davidson's views about how theories of truth can be used as theories of meaning. Davidson explains why he thinks that theories of meaning must use the notion of truth
The Hopkins discussion ( visu )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 11 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
 
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