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Introducing Persons

Theories and Arguments in the Philosophy of the Mind, 1st Edition

By Peter Carruthers

Routledge

276 pages

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Stimulating introduction to the most central and interesting issues in the philosophy of mind. Topics covered include dualism versus the various forms of materialism, personal identity and survival, and the problem of other minds.

Reviews

'An excellent book - an unfailingly lucid and succinct introduction to the philosophy of mind, rigorously argued, comprehensive and up-to-date. ' - Times Literary Supplement

'Simple and straightforward enough to be accessible to the beginning student, yet his arguments have enough originality to interest the old hand' - Philosophical Quarterly

'satisfyingly successful' - Mind

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
PHI000000
PHILOSOPHY / General