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Word and World: Practice and the Foundations of Language

Patricia Hanna, Bernard Harrison - Language Arts & Disciplines - 2004 - 420 pages
This important book proposes a new account of the nature of language, founded upon an original interpretation of Wittgenstein. The authors deny the existence of a direct ...
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On Nature and Language

Noam Chomsky - Language and languages - 2002 - 206 pages
Publisher's description: In On Nature and Language Noam Chomsky develops his thinking on the relation between language, mind and brain, integrating current research in ...
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Rationality in Action: Contemporary Approaches

Paul K. Moser - Philosophy - 1990 - 493 pages
An anthology of previously published pieces that have proven long term importance to theoretical work in rational action.
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Trust Within Reason

Martin Hollis - Philosophy - 1998 - 170 pages
Some philosophers hold that trust grows fragile when people become too rational. They advocate a retreat from reason and a return to local, traditional values. Others hold that ...
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Breakdown of Will

George Ainslie - Business & Economics - 2001 - 258 pages
Argues that our responses to the threat of our own inconsistency determine the fabric of human culture.
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Metamagical Themas: Questing for the Essence of Mind and Pattern

Douglas R. Hofstadter - Computers - 1985 - 852 pages
Includes articles, many of which originally appeared in Scientific American, on memes, innumeracy, William Safire, Frederic Chopin, Rubik's Cube, strange attractors, Lisp ...
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What Makes Us Think?: A Neuroscientist and a Philosopher Argue about Ethics ...

Jean-Pierre Changeux, Paul Ricoeur - Philosophy - 2002 - 335 pages
Will understanding our brains help us to know our minds? Or is there an unbridgeable distance between the work of neuroscience and the workings of human consciousness? In a ...
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Conversations on Mind, Matter, and Mathematics

Jean-Pierre Changeux, Alain Connes - Mathematics - 1999 - 260 pages
Do numbers and the other objects of mathematics enjoy a timeless existence independent of human minds, or are they the products of cerebral invention? Do we discover them, as ...
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Self-Deception Unmasked

Alfred R. Mele - Philosophy - 2001 - 148 pages
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