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  1. Hilary Putnam (1975). Mind, Language, and Reality. Cambridge University Press.
    Professor Hilary Putnam has been one of the most influential and sharply original of recent American philosophers in a whole range of fields. His most important published work is collected here, together with several new and substantial studies, in two volumes. The first deals with the philosophy of mathematics and of science and the nature of philosophical and scientific enquiry; the second deals with the philosophy of language and mind. Volume one is now issued in a new edition, including an (...)
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  2. Hilary Putnam (1981). Reason, Truth, and History. Cambridge University Press.
    Hilary Putnam deals in this book with some of the most fundamental persistent problems in philosophy: the nature of truth, knowledge and rationality. His aim is to break down the fixed categories of thought which have always appeared to define and constrain the permissible solutions to these problems.
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  3. Hilary Putnam (1987). Representation and Reality. MIT Press.
    Hilary Putnam, who may have been the first philosopher to advance the notion that the computer is an apt model for the mind, takes a radically new view of his...
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  4. Hilary Putnam (1978). Meaning and the Moral Sciences. Routledge & K. Paul.
    INTRODUCTION Before Kant almost every philosopher subscribed to the view that truth is some kind of correspondence between ideas and 'what is the case'. ...
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  5. Hilary Putnam (1975). The Meaning of 'Meaning'. Minnesota Studies in the Philosophy of Science 7:131-193.
  6. Hilary Putnam (2002). The Collapse of the Fact/Value Dichotomy and Other Essays. Harvard University Press.
    In this book, one of the world's preeminent philosophers takes issue with an idea that has found an all-too-prominent place in popular culture and philosophical ...
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    Hilary Putnam (1990). Realism with a Human Face. Harvard University Press.
    Putnam's goal is to embed philosophy in social life. The first part of this book is dedicated to metaphysical questions.
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    Hilary Putnam (1975). Philosophical Papers. Cambridge University Press.
    18 Probability and confirmation* The story of deductive logic is well known. Until the beginning of the nineteenth century, deductive logic as a subject was ...
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    Hilary Putnam (2004). Ethics Without Ontology. Harvard University Press.
    In this brief book one of the most distinguished living American philosophers takes up the question of whether ethical judgments can properly be considered ...
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  10. Hilary Putnam (1983). Realism and Reason. Cambridge University Press.
    This is the third volume of Hilary Putnam's philosophical papers, published in paperback for the first time. The volume contains his major essays from 1975 to 1982, which reveal a large shift in emphasis in the 'realist'_position developed in his earlier work. While not renouncing those views, Professor Putnam has continued to explore their epistemological consequences and conceptual history. He now, crucially, sees theories of truth and of meaning that derive from a firm notion of reference as inadequate.
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  11. Hilary Putnam (1987). The Many Faces of Realism. Open Court.
  12. Hilary Putnam (1960). Minds and Machines. In Sidney Hook (ed.), Journal of Symbolic Logic. New York University Press 57-80.
  13. Hilary Putnam (1983). Realism and Reason. Philosophical Papers Vol. Cambridge University Press.
     
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    Hilary Putnam (1992). Renewing Philosophy. Harvard University Press.
    A renewal of philosophy is precisely the point of this book, drawn from the 1989 Gifford Lectures by one of America's most distinguished philosophers.
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  15. Hilary Putnam (2000). The Threefold Cord: Mind, Body and World. Columbia University Press.
  16. Hilary Putnam (1980). Ism Appeared to Exhaust the Alternatives. Compromises Were Attempted ('Double Aspect'theories), but They Never Won Many Converts and Practically No One Found Them Intelligible. Then, in the Mid. [REVIEW] In Ned Block (ed.), Readings in Philosophy of Psychology. Cambridge: Harvard University Press 1--24.
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    Hilary Putnam (1994). Words and Life. Harvard University Press.
    Hilary Putnam has been convinced for some time that the present situation in philosophy calls for revitalization and renewal; in this latest book he shows us ...
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  18. Hilary Putnam (1973). Meaning and Reference. Journal of Philosophy 70 (19):699-711.
    UNCLEAR as it is, the traditional doctrine that the notion "meaning" possesses the extension/intension ambiguity has certain typical consequences. The doctrine that the meaning of a term is a concept carried the implication that mean- ings are mental entities. Frege, however, rebelled against this "psy- chologism." Feeling that meanings are public property-that the same meaning can be "grasped" by more than one person and by persons at different times-he identified concepts (and hence "intensions" or meanings) with abstract entities rather than (...)
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    Hilary Putnam (1979). Mathematics, Matter, and Method. Cambridge University Press.
    Professor Hilary Putnam has been one of the most influential and sharply original of recent American philosophers in a whole range of fields. His most important published work is collected here, together with several new and substantial studies, in two volumes. The first deals with the philosophy of mathematics and of science and the nature of philosophical and scientific enquiry; the second deals with the philosophy of language and mind. Volume one is now issued in a new edition, including an (...)
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    Hilary Putnam (1974). Reductionism and the Nature of Psychology. Cognition 2 (1):131-46.
  21. Hilary Putnam (2005). A Philosopher Looks at Quantum Mechanics (Again). British Journal for the Philosophy of Science 56 (4):615-634.
    A Philosopher Looks at Quantum Mechanics’ (Putnam [1965]) explained why the interpretation of quantum mechanics is a philosophical problem in detail, but with only the necessary minimum of technicalities, in the hope of making the difficulties intelligible to as wide an audience as possible. When I wrote it, I had not seen Bell ([1964]), nor (of course) had I seen Ghirardi et al. ([1986]). And I did not discuss the ‘Many Worlds’ interpretation. For all these reasons, I have decided to (...)
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    Hilary Putnam (1972). Philosophy of Logic. London,Allen and Unwin.
    First published in 1971, Professor Putnam's essay concerns itself with the ontological problem in the philosophy of logic and mathematics - that is, the issue of whether the abstract entities spoken of in logic and mathematics really exist. He also deals with the question of whether or not reference to these abstract entities is really indispensible in logic and whether it is necessary in physical science in general.
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  23. Hilary Putnam (1994). Sense, Nonsense, and the Senses: An Inquiry Into the Powers of the Human Mind. Journal of Philosophy 91 (9):445-517.
  24. Hilary Putnam, W. H. Captain & D. D. Merrill (1967). Art, Mind and Religion. In William H. Capitan & Daniel Davy Merrill (eds.), Art, Mind, and Religion. [Pittsburgh]University of Pittsburgh Press
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  25. Hilary Putnam (1980). Models and Reality. Journal of Symbolic Logic 45 (3):464-482.
  26. Hilary Putnam (1962). It Ain't Necessarily So. Journal of Philosophy 59 (22):658-671.
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  27. Hilary Putnam (1967). Psychological Predicates. In W. H. Capitan & D. D. Merrill (eds.), Art, Mind, and Religion. University of Pittsburgh Press 37--48.
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  28. Hilary Putnam (2010). Philosophical Papers: Volume 3, Realism and Reason. Cambridge University Press.
    This is the third volume of Hilary Putnam's philosophical papers, published in paperback for the first time. The volume contains his major essays from 1975 to 1982, which reveal a large shift in emphasis in the 'realist' position developed in his earlier work. While not renouncing those views, Professor Putnam has continued to explore their epistemological consequences and conceptual history. He now, crucially, sees theories of truth and of meaning that derive from a firm notion of reference as inadequate.
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  29. Hilary Putnam (1967). The Mental Life of Some Machines. In Hector-Neri Castaneda (ed.), Intentionality, Minds and Perception. Wayne State University Press
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    Hilary Putnam (1975). What is Mathematical Truth? In Mathematics, Matter and Method. Cambridge University Press 60--78.
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  31. Hilary Putnam (1970). Is Semantics Possible? Metaphilosophy 1 (3):187–201.
  32. Hilary Putnam (1995). Pragmatism: An Open Question. Blackwell.
    In this book Putnam turns to pragmatism - and confronts the teachings of James, Peirce, Dewey, and Wittgenstein - not solely out of an interest in theoretical ...
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  33. Hilary Putnam (1967). The Nature of Mental States. In W.H. Capitan & D.D. Merrill (eds.), Art, Mind, and Religion. Pittsburgh University Press 1--223.
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  34. Hilary Putnam (1986). Information and the Mental. In Ernest LePore (ed.), Truth and Interpretation: Perspectives on the Philosophy of Donald Davidson. Cambridge: Blackwell
     
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  35. Hilary Putnam (1967). Time and Physical Geometry. Journal of Philosophy 64 (8):240-247.
  36. Paul Benacerraf & Hilary Putnam (eds.) (1983). Philosophy of Mathematics: Selected Readings. Cambridge University Press.
    The twentieth century has witnessed an unprecedented 'crisis in the foundations of mathematics', featuring a world-famous paradox (Russell's Paradox), a challenge to 'classical' mathematics from a world-famous mathematician (the 'mathematical intuitionism' of Brouwer), a new foundational school (Hilbert's Formalism), and the profound incompleteness results of Kurt Gödel. In the same period, the cross-fertilization of mathematics and philosophy resulted in a new sort of 'mathematical philosophy', associated most notably (but in different ways) with Bertrand Russell, W. V. Quine, and Gödel himself, (...)
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  37. Hilary Putnam (1985). Why Reason Can't Be Naturalized. In Synthese. Cambridge University Press 3-24.
  38. Paul Oppenheim & Hilary Putnam (1958). Unity of Science as a Working Hypothesis. In Herbert Feigl, Michael Scriven & Grover Maxwell (eds.). University of Minnesota Press--3.
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    Hilary Putnam (1974). Comment on Wilfrid Sellars. Synthese 27 (3-4):445 - 455.
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    Hilary Putnam (1982). Why Reason Can't Be Naturalized. Synthese 52 (1):229--47.
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    Hilary Putnam & George Boolos (eds.) (1990). Meaning and Method: Essays in Honor of Hilary Putnam. Cambridge University Press.
    In this festschrift for the eminent philosopher Hilary Putnam, a team of distinguished philosophers write on a broad range of topics and thus reflect the remarkably fertile and provocative research of Putnam himself. The volume is not merely a celebration of a man, but also a report on the state of philosophy in a number of significant areas. The essays fall naturally into three groups: a central core on the theme of conventionality and content in the philosophy of mind, language, (...)
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  42. Hilary Putnam (1982). Why There Isn't a Ready-Made World. Synthese 51 (2):205--228.
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    Hilary Putnam (1987). Truth and Convention. Dialectica 40 (1--2):69--77.
    SummaryI discuss a simple case in which theories with different ontologies appear equally adequate in every way. . I contend that the appearance of equal adequacy is correct, and that what this shows is that the notion of “existence” has a variety of different but legitimate uses. I also argue that this provides a counterexample to the claim advanced by Davidson, that conceptual relativity is incoherent.RésuméJe discute un cas simple où des théories comportant des ontologies différentes apparaissent également adéquates à (...)
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    Hilary Putnam (1975). Philosophy and Our Mental Life. In Mind, Language, and Reality. Cambridge University Press
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    Hilary Putnam (2013). The Revival of Naïve Realism. Rivista di Filosofia 104 (3):505-522.
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  46. Hilary Putnam (2008). Wittgenstein and Realism. International Journal of Philosophical Studies 16 (1):3 – 16.
    This paper compares and contrasts three views on the issue of 'solipsism' that were much discussed in the first half of the 20th century, namely those of Wittgenstein, Carnap and Reichenbach. While the paper deals mainly with early Wittgenstein, the so-called 'later Wittgenstein' is seen as arguing that Carnap's Aufbau, and any similar 'solipsist' reinterpretation of the language must start with a notion of experience utterly different from the one we actually have. And this criticism actually coheres with Wittgenstein's views (...)
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    Hilary Putnam (1977). Realism and Reason. Proceedings and Addresses of the American Philosophical Association 50 (6):483-498.
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    Hilary Putnam (1973). Explanation and Reference. In Glenn Pearce & Patrick Maynard (eds.), Conceptual Change. D. Reidel 196--214.
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    Hilary Putnam (1991). The `Corroboration' of Theories. Philosophy of Science:121--137.
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  50. Hilary Putnam (1967). Mathematics Without Foundations. Journal of Philosophy 64 (1):5-22.
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