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Self, Value, and Narrative: A Kierkegaardian Approach

Anthony Rudd

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780199660049
eISBN:
9780191744976
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199660049.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind, Moral Philosophy

This book defends an account of the self it calls the NEST (Narrative, Evaluative, Self-Constitutive, Teleological) theory. It argues that the self, rather than being a wholly given entity, at least ... More


Intuition

Elijah Chudnoff

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780199683000
eISBN:
9780191763113
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199683000.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind

According to a tradition that traces back at least to Plato, intuitions are a form of intellectual perception. The rough idea is this: while sensory perceptions are experiences that purport to, and ... More


Being for the Good

Anthony Rudd

in Self, Value, and Narrative: A Kierkegaardian Approach

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780199660049
eISBN:
9780191744976
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199660049.003.0007
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind, Moral Philosophy

Drawing on work by Adams, Murdoch, and Wolf, this chapter sketches a positive account of how orientation to what is of objective value can reconcile self-shaping and self-acceptance. It starts with a ... More


Quine and Tarski on Nominalism

Paolo Mancosu

in The Adventure of Reason: Interplay Between Philosophy of Mathematics and Mathematical Logic, 1900-1940

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
May 2011
ISBN:
9780199546534
eISBN:
9780191594939
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199546534.003.0014
Subject:
Philosophy, Logic/Philosophy of Mathematics, Philosophy of Mind

This chapter contains a detailed study of the nominalistic engagement of Quine and Tarski up to 1953 (the date of an important conference on “Nominalism and Platonism in Contemporary Logic” organized ... More


Santayana's Philosophy of Love

Irving Singer

in George Santayana: Literary Philosopher

Published in print:
2000
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300080377
eISBN:
9780300128536
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300080377.003.0005
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind

This chapter discusses Santayana's thinking about the nature of love, of which no adequate study has been conducted. Speaking of Santayana as a twentieth-century Platonist, the chapter tries to show ... More


Pancomputationalism

Gualtiero Piccinini

in Physical Computation: A Mechanistic Account

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780199658855
eISBN:
9780191748158
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199658855.003.0005
Subject:
Philosophy, Logic/Philosophy of Mathematics, Philosophy of Mind

According to pancomputationalism, everything is a computing system. Alleged sources of pancomputationalism are listed. This chapter distinguishes between different varieties of pancomputationalism ... More


Mathematical Objects and Worlds

Graham Priest

in Towards Non-Being

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
December 2016
ISBN:
9780198783596
eISBN:
9780191839856
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198783596.003.0007
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind

Chapter 7 provides a noneist account of mathematical and other abstract objects, and of worlds (possible and impossible). It then discusses a number of objections, such as that this is just a form of ... More


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