The Resource Daniel Dennett, David L. Thompson

Daniel Dennett, David L. Thompson

Label
Daniel Dennett
Title
Daniel Dennett
Statement of responsibility
David L. Thompson
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Daniel Dennett is one of America's most important and influential contemporary philosophers. He has made considerable contributions to the philosophy of mind and to evolutionary thought. This book offers an introduction to Dennett's ideas, his key writings and his contributions to the various fields of philosophy. Thematically organised, the book presents a consistent and accessible philosophy. David L. Thompson examines philosophical problems in consciousness, self, religion, ethics, evolution, freedom and ontology and provides a clear account of how Dennett resolves these issues. The book ex
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
191
Index
index present
LC call number
B945.D394
LC item number
T46 2009eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Continuum contemporary American thinkers
Label
Daniel Dennett, David L. Thompson
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The project of naturalism -- What consciousness is not : the critique of Cartesianism -- What consciousness is : the multiple drafts model -- Evolution : getting here from there -- Selfhood : memes, language, and narrative -- Ontology : stances, patterns, and realism -- Freedom : what is worth having? -- Ethics and religion : evolution and beyond -- Conclusion : synthesis and critical assessment
Control code
ocn676695902
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 178 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781441132888
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b3581648x
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)676695902
  • pebcs1441132880

Library Locations

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