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Williamson on Knowledge

Williamson on Knowledge

Patrick Greenough and Duncan Pritchard (eds)

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
February 2010
ISBN:
9780199287512
eISBN:
9780191713620
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199287512.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind, General

This book collects fifteen articles by prominent philosophers on the epistemological writings of Timothy Williamson, along with replies from the author to each of the articles. All the key themes in ... More

Willing, Wanting, Waiting

Willing, Wanting, Waiting

Richard Holton

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
September 2009
ISBN:
9780199214570
eISBN:
9780191706547
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199214570.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind

This book provides a unified account of the will, pulling together a diverse range of phenomena that have typically been treated separately: intention, resolution, choice, weakness and strength of ... More

Without Good ReasonThe Rationality Debate in Philosophy and Cognitive Science

Without Good Reason: The Rationality Debate in Philosophy and Cognitive Science

Edward Stein

Published in print:
1997
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198237730
eISBN:
9780191679520
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198237730.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind, Philosophy of Science

Are humans rational? Various experiments performed over the last several decades have been interpreted as showing that humans are irrational: we make significant and consistent errors in logical ... More

Without HierarchyThe Scale Freedom of the Universe

Without Hierarchy: The Scale Freedom of the Universe

Mariam Thalos

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780199917648
eISBN:
9780199980345
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199917648.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Science

A venerable tradition in the metaphysics of science commends ontological reduction: the practice of analysis of theoretical entities into further and further proper parts, with the understanding that ... More

Wittgenstein and Natural Religion

Wittgenstein and Natural Religion

Gordon Graham

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
October 2014
ISBN:
9780198713975
eISBN:
9780191782237
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198713975.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy, Philosophy of Religion

This book offers an account of the relevance of Wittgenstein’s Philosophical Investigations to the philosophical study of religion. It differs completely from “Wittgensteinianism” in the philosophy ... More

Wittgenstein and the Philosophy of Mind

Wittgenstein and the Philosophy of Mind

Jonathan Ellis and Daniel Guevara (eds)

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780199737666
eISBN:
9780199933372
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199737666.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind, General

The status of Wittgenstein’s work in contemporary philosophy of mind is peculiar. While few philosophers of mind would deny that Wittgenstein had at least some helpful things to say concerning ... More

Wittgenstein on Mind and Language

Wittgenstein on Mind and Language

David G. Stern

Published in print:
1995
Published Online:
February 2006
ISBN:
9780195080001
eISBN:
9780199786145
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0195080009.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Language

Drawing on 10 years of research on the unpublished Wittgenstein papers, this book investigates Wittgenstein’s early conception of the nature of representation, and how his later revision and ... More

Wittgenstein, Finitism, and the Foundations of Mathematics

Wittgenstein, Finitism, and the Foundations of Mathematics

Mathieu Marion

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780199550470
eISBN:
9780191701559
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199550470.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy, Logic/Philosophy of Mathematics

This book offers a study of Ludwig Wittgenstein's philosophy of mathematics. The fact that he wrote more on this subject than on any other indicates its centrality in his thought. The book traces the ... More

Wittgenstein: Comparisons and Context

Wittgenstein: Comparisons and Context

P. M. S. Hacker

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780199674824
eISBN:
9780191761287
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199674824.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy

This volume collects together recent writings on Wittgensteinian themes. A Wittgensteinian conception of philosophy is elaborated and defended against criticisms. The affinities and differences ... More

Wittgenstein: Connections and Controversies

Wittgenstein: Connections and Controversies

P. M. S Hacker

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
April 2005
ISBN:
9780199245697
eISBN:
9780191602245
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/019924569X.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy

Consists of 13 thematically linked essays on different aspects of the philosophy of Wittgenstein, by one of the leading commentators on his work. After an opening overview of Wittgenstein’s ... More

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