The Life of the Mind

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Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, Mar 16, 1981 - Philosophy - 540 pages
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The author’s final work, presented in a one-volume edition, is a rich, challenging analysis of man’s mental activity, considered in terms of thinking, willing, and judging. Edited by Mary McCarthy; Indices.
 

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The author’s final work, presented in a one-volume edition, is a rich, challenging analysis of man’s mental activity, considered in terms of thinking, willing, and judging. Edited by Mary McCarthy; Indices. ** Read full review

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--Part 2, On Willing, about history of notion of free will from Stoics, through St. Augustine, etc. Read full review

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One Thinking
Two Willing
Back Matter
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MARY MCCARTHY (1912–1989) was a short-story writer, bestselling novelist, essayist, and critic. She was the author of The Stones of Florence and Birds of America, among other books.

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