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The essential Davidson

Donald Davidson 1917-2003.

2006

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  • Title:
    The essential Davidson
  • Author: Donald Davidson 1917-2003.
  • Description: Actions, reasons, and causes (1963) -- The logical form of action sentences (with comments, criticism and defense) (1967) -- How is weakness of the will possible? (1969) -- Individuation of events (1969) -- Mental events (1970) ; Appendix : Emeroses by other names (1966) -- Intending (1978) -- Paradoxes of irrationality (1982) -- Truth and meaning (1967) -- On saying that (1968) -- Radical interpretation (1973) -- On the very idea of a conceptual scheme (1974) -- What metaphors mean (1978) -- A coherence theory of truth and knowledge (1983) ; Appendix : Afterthoughts (1987) -- First person authority (1984) -- A nice derangement of epitaphs (1986).
    The Essential Davidson compiles the most celebrated papers of one of the twentieth century's greatest philosophers. With a new introduction by Ernie Lepore and Kirk Ludwig, two of the world's leading authorities on his work, the volume distils Donald Davidson's seminal contributions to our understanding of language, the mind, action, and knowledge, spread over three decades' worth of essays, into one thematically organized collection. It will be invaluable for anyone. seeking a single reference point for some of the most brilliant and influential academic writing of recent times. - ;The Essent
  • Publication Date: 2006
  • Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Clarendon Press : Oxford University Press
  • Format: 1 online resource (289 p.).
  • Identifier: ISBN 1-281-15466-0;ISBN 9786611154660;ISBN 0-19-153721-7;ISBN 1-4294-3085-0
  • Subjects: Act (Philosophy); Language and languages -- Philosophy; Electronic books
  • Language: English
  • Source: 01DAL UDM ALMA

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