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The Resource David Hume and the problem of other minds, Anik Waldow

David Hume and the problem of other minds, Anik Waldow

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David Hume and the problem of other minds
Title
David Hume and the problem of other minds
Statement of responsibility
Anik Waldow
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Language
eng
Summary
The problem of other minds has widely been considered as a special problem within the debate about scepticism. If one cannot be sure that there is a world existing independent ly of one's mind, how can we be sure that there are minds - minds which we cannot even experience the way we experience material objects?. This book shows, through a detailed examination of David Hume's A Treatise of Human Nature, that these concerns are unfounded. By focusing on Hume's discussion of sympathy - the ability to connect with the mental contents of other persons - Anik Waldow demonstrates that belief in oth
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Waldow, Anik
Dewey number
121/.2
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
B1498
LC item number
.W36 2009eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Continuum studies in British philosophy
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  • Hume, David
  • Other minds (Theory of knowledge)
  • Hume, David
  • Hume, David
  • PHILOSOPHY
  • Other minds (Theory of knowledge)
  • Erkenntnistheorie
  • Der Andere
  • Wahrnehmung
  • Intersubjektivität
Label
David Hume and the problem of other minds, Anik Waldow
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unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 172-201) and index
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online resource
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  • cr
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rdacarrier
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multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Other minds and their place in the Hume-literature -- A modern approach -- Scepticism versus naturalism: The vulgar and the philosopher; Relative ideas; Concepts of the real; Intuitions and common sense; Epistemic responsibility; Degeneration of reason; Just philosophy -- Conceiving minds: Abstraction; Argument from analogy; Sympathy; Limitations; Generality; Hume's concept of mind -- The world and the other: Habit and intersubjective responsiveness; Belief and education; Mental facts; Signs of mind and world; The belief-grounding function of sympathy; Corrigibility of belief; Cognitive architecture
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676697129
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1 online resource (viii, 206 pages)
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unknown
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online
Isbn
9781441116918
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unknown
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computer
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rdamedia
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  • c
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not applicable
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unknown
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Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)676697129
Label
David Hume and the problem of other minds, Anik Waldow
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 172-201) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Other minds and their place in the Hume-literature -- A modern approach -- Scepticism versus naturalism: The vulgar and the philosopher; Relative ideas; Concepts of the real; Intuitions and common sense; Epistemic responsibility; Degeneration of reason; Just philosophy -- Conceiving minds: Abstraction; Argument from analogy; Sympathy; Limitations; Generality; Hume's concept of mind -- The world and the other: Habit and intersubjective responsiveness; Belief and education; Mental facts; Signs of mind and world; The belief-grounding function of sympathy; Corrigibility of belief; Cognitive architecture
Control code
676697129
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 206 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781441116918
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)676697129

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