Philosophy of Perception: A Contemporary Introduction
The philosophy of perception investigates the nature of our sensory experiences and their relation to reality. Raising questions about the conscious character of perceptual experiences, how they enable us to acquire knowledge of the world in which we live, and what exactly it is we are aware of when we hallucinate or dream, the philosophy of perception is a growing area of interest in metaphysics, epistemology, and philosophy of mind.
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With summaries and suggested further reading at the end of each chapter, this is an ideal introduction to the philosophy of perception.