INTELLECT MIND OVER MATTER

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Scribner, Mar 23, 1990 - Education - 205 pages
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In his latest work, Mortimer J. Adler probes the intellect's uniqueness, its relation to artificial and extraterrestrial intelligence, the role of language in relaiton to mind and meaning, and the uses, misuses, and disuses of the intellect.

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A brief summary of one of the arguments presented in the book: http://Just to mention, this is not intended to cover in detail the argument presented by the Author, rather just to provide a simple ... Read full review

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Mortimer Adler, a partisan of Aristotle, present Aristotle's theory that the mind is immaterial. Aristotle's argument is that when we think abstractly, we are abstracting the form away from the matter ... Read full review

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Contents

Coming to Terms
3
Is the Mind Observable?
15
Is Our Intellect Unique?
24
Copyright

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About the author (1990)

Mortimer J. Adler is Chairman of the Board of the Encyclopaedia Britannica, Director of the Institute for Philosophical Research, and Honorary Trustee of the Aspen Institute.  He has authored fifty books.  He lives in Chicago.

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