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Thoughts : papers on mind, meaning, and modality

Author: Stephen Yablo
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In 12 essays Stephen Yablo presents a modern-day examination of Cartesian themes in the metaphysics of mind, including mental/physical dualism, the possibility of disembodied existence, conceivability as a guide to possibility, and the nature of solipsistic content.
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Genre/Form: Aufsatzsammlung
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Stephen Yablo
ISBN: 0199266468 9780199266463 0199266476 9780199266470
OCLC Number: 229023676
Description: 327 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: The real distinction between mind and body --
Is conceivability a guide to possibility? --
Textbook kripkeanism and the open texture of concepts --
Coulda, woulda, shoulda --
No fool's cold : notes on illusions of possibility --
Beyond rigidification : the importance of being really actual --
How in the world? --
Mental causation --
Singling out properties --
Wide causation --
Causal relevance : mental, moral, and epistemic.
Responsibility: Stephen Yablo.
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This book collects together eleven rich and rewarding articles by Stephen Yablo. * Stephan Leuenberger, Notre Dame Philosophical Reviews *

 
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