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Philosophical grounds of rationality

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Published by Clarendon in Oxford .
Written in English

  • Grice, H. P. -- 1913-

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographies and index.

    Statementedited by Richard E. Grandy and Richard Warner.
    ContributionsGrandy, Richard E. 1942-, Warner, Richard, 1946-
    LC ClassificationsB1641.G484
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvi,500p. :
    Number of Pages500
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21171399M
    ISBN 100198244649

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    Irrationality remains a central issue in the philosophy of psychoanalysis. While some approaches in the philosophy of mind have argued that irrationality demands no special account, one of the central conceptual planks of psychoanalytic theory is the notion that irrational motivations have their origin in the dynamic unconscious. Nozick's book is an attempt to support such reflections and examinations of life in a way that is less philosophical (or theoretical) and more related to everyday experinces, such as, death, love, aging. One of the core themes in the book is about value and meaning. Nozick devotes several chapters to the question about how we can know what.

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H.P. Grice is a distinguished philosopher predominantly known for his influential contributions to the philosophy of language, but that is only one strand in a rich tapestry of ideas bearing on the philosophy of mind, ethics, and metaphysics as well. Some of the essays in this collection oforiginal papers by leading philosophers edited by Grandy and Warner develop Grice's earlier work in the.

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