Mind in Action

Oxford University Press (1997)
Mind in Action challenges the dominant view in contemporary philosophy that human action is driven by thoughts and desires much as a machine is made to function by the operation of physical causes. Bede Rundle rejects the materialist view of mind and the causal theory of action; his alternative approach elucidates such key concepts as thought, belief, desire, intention, and freedom to give a fresh view of human behavior.
Keywords Philosophy of mind  Act (Philosophy
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Call number BD418.3.R86 1997
ISBN(s) 0198236913   9780198236917  
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