David Bourget (Western Ontario)
David Chalmers (ANU, NYU)
Rafael De Clercq
Jack Alan Reynolds
Learn more about PhilPapers
Notre Dame Philosophical Reviews 2011 (1) (2011)
This book appears as the eighth installment of the series Controversies, which is edited by Marcelo Dascal at Tel Aviv University. The series has as its stated goal publishing "studies in the theory of controversy, . . . studies in the history of controversy forms and their evolution, case studies of particular or current controversies, . . . and other controversy focused books". Senderowicz is a Kantian scholar, having also written The Coherence of Kant's Transcendental Idealism and several papers interpreting Kant. Both of these themes are evident in Controversies and the Metaphysics of Mind. The book offers a decidedly neo-Kantian interpretation of the role that controversies play in metaphysical theorizing and applies this interpretation to two recent debates in the metaphysics of mind. The first is the debate about physicalism and the second is the debate about personal identity. The issues that are addressed include the relation of metaphysics to science and whether or not metaphysics deals with a distinctive subject matter or uses a distinctive method. This puts the book amongst the growing number of works in metametaphysics.
|Keywords||No keywords specified (fix it)|
|Categories||categorize this paper)|
Setup an account with your affiliations in order to access resources via your University's proxy server
Configure custom proxy (use this if your affiliation does not provide a proxy)
|Through your library|
References found in this work BETA
No references found.
Citations of this work BETA
No citations found.
Similar books and articles
Yaron M. Senderowicz (2004). Figurative Synthesis and Synthetic a Priori Knowledge. Review of Metaphysics 57 (4):755 - 785.
Hans P. W. Vermeeren (1986). Controversies and Existence Claims in Chemistry: The Theory of Resonance. Synthese 69 (3):273 - 290.
Marcelo Dascal (2001). Controversies and Epistemology. The Proceedings of the Twentieth World Congress of Philosophy 2001:159-192.
A. Smith (1986). Brain-Mind Philosophy. Inquiry 29 (June):203-15.
Sydney Shoemaker (2004). Identity, Cause, and Mind: Philosophical Essays. Oxford University Press.
John F. X. Knasas (2003). Being and Some Twentieth-Century Thomists. Fordham University Press.
Anat Biletzki (2003). Over Interpreting Wittgenstein. Kluwer Academic Publishers.
Sally S. Sedgwick (2008). Kant's Groundwork of the Metaphysics of Morals: An Introduction. Cambridge University Press.
William A. Wallace (2007). The Rhetoric of Philosophy: Controversies, Volume. Review of Metaphysics 61 (1):132-134.
Patrick Fuery (1997). Cultural Studies and the New Humanities: Concepts and Controversies. Oxford University Press.
Véronique M. Fóti (2007). Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz: The Art of Controversies. Review of Metaphysics 61 (2):410-412.
Dennis Schulting & Jacco Verburgt (eds.) (2010). Kant's Idealism. New Interpretations of a Controversial Doctrine. Springer.
Added to index2011-01-22
Total downloads73 ( #21,875 of 1,140,000 )
Recent downloads (6 months)2 ( #92,708 of 1,140,000 )
How can I increase my downloads?