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Reaching Other Minds

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Published by Kessinger Publishing, LLC .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Study & learning skills,
  • Education,
  • Education / Teaching,
  • Study Skills,
  • Education / Study Skills

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages304
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9539300M
    ISBN 100766185958
    ISBN 109780766185951


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By fostering cross-cultural exchange and creative dialogue, and by encouraging exploration of areas in new. The problem of other minds is a philosophical problem traditionally stated as the following epistemological challenge raised by the skeptic: Given that I can only observe the behavior of others, how can I know that others have minds.

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Introduction: The Philosophical Culture p. 3 I Philosophy of Mind 1. Freud's Anthropomorphism p. 13 2. Freud's Permanent Revolution p. 26 3. Wittgenstein: The Egocentric Predicament p. 45 4.

Chomsky: Linguistics and Epistemology p. 56 5. Fodor: The Boundaries of Inner Space p. 65 6. Armstrong on the Mind p. 72 7. Dennett: Content and Consciousness p. 82 8. In this post: * A true-false test about octopuses * What is it like to be an octopus.

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In Other Minds, Peter Godfrey-Smith, a distinguished philosopher of science and a skilled scuba diver, tells a bold new story of how subjective experience crept into being—how nature became aware of itself.

As Godfrey-Smith stresses, it is a story that largely occurs in the ocean, where animals first appeared/5(31). Peter Godfrey-Smith. Peter Godfrey-Smith is a distinguished professor of philosophy at the Graduate Center, City University of New York, and a professor of history and the philosophy of science at the University of is the author of Other Minds: The Octopus, the Sea, and the Deep Origins of Consciousness and four scholarly books, including Theory and Reality: An .