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Books Books 31 - 40 of about 48 related to Control of the Mind 1929.   

Speech Acts: An Essay in the Philosophy of Language

John R. Searle - Philosophy - 1969 - 203 pages
Written in an outstandingly clear and lively style, this 1969 book provokes its readers to rethink issues they may have regarded as long since settled.
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Phenomenal Consciousness: A Naturalistic Theory

Peter Carruthers - Philosophy - 2003 - 368 pages
How can phenomenal consciousness exist as an integral part of a physical universe? How can the technicolour phenomenology of our inner lives be created out of the complex ...
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Minds and Persons

Anthony O'Hear - Philosophy - 2003 - 274 pages
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Reference and Computation: An Essay in Applied Philosophy of Language

Amichai Kronfeld - Computers - 1990 - 185 pages
On scrutinising how we refer to things in conversation, we find that we rarely state explicitly what object we mean, although we expect an interlocutor to discern it. Dr ...
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Charles Taylor

Ruth Abbey - History - 2004 - 220 pages
Charles Taylor is a distinctive figures in contemporary philosophy. In a time of increasing specialization Taylor contributes to areas of philosophical conversation across a ...
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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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