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Nietzsche's Philosophical Psychology

Nietzsche's Philosophical Psychology

Mattia Riccardi

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
July 2021
ISBN:
9780198803287
eISBN:
9780191841507
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198803287.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind, History of Philosophy

The book offers a systematic account of Nietzsche’s philosophical psychology. The main theme is the nature of and relation between unconscious and conscious mind. Whereas Nietzsche takes ... More

Oxford Studies in Metaethics Volume 16

Oxford Studies in Metaethics Volume 16

Russ Shafer-Landau (ed.)

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
July 2021
ISBN:
9780192897466
eISBN:
9780191923913
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780192897466.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind

This series is devoted to original philosophical work in the foundations of ethics. It provides an annual selection of much of the best new scholarship being done in the field. Its broad purview ... More

Desire as BeliefA Study of Desire, Motivation, and Rationality

Desire as Belief: A Study of Desire, Motivation, and Rationality

Alex Gregory

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
June 2021
ISBN:
9780198848172
eISBN:
9780191882739
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198848172.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind

What is it to want something? Or, as philosophers might ask, what is a desire? This book defends ‘desire-as-belief’, the view that desires are just a special subset of our beliefs: normative beliefs. ... More

Purpose and Procedure in Philosophy of Perception

Purpose and Procedure in Philosophy of Perception

Heather Logue and Louise Richardson (eds)

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9780198853534
eISBN:
9780191887956
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198853534.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind, Metaphysics/Epistemology

Contemporary philosophy of perception is dominated by extremely polarized debates. The polarization is particularly acute in the debate between naïve realist disjunctivists and their opponents, but ... More

A Wild West of the Mind

A Wild West of the Mind

George Sher

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9780197564677
eISBN:
9780197564707
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197564677.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind

This book defends the thesis that no thoughts are morally forbidden—that as long as we don’t act on them, even the nastiest attitudes, most biased beliefs, and vilest fantasies are not morally off ... More

Making AI IntelligiblePhilosophical Foundations

Making AI Intelligible: Philosophical Foundations

Herman Cappelen and Josh Dever

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9780192894724
eISBN:
9780191915604
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780192894724.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind, Philosophy of Science

Can humans and artificial intelligences share concepts and communicate? One aim of Making AI Intelligible is to show that philosophical work on the metaphysics of meaning can help answer these ... More

The Undivided SelfAristotle and the 'Mind-Body Problem'

The Undivided Self: Aristotle and the 'Mind-Body Problem'

David Charles

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
April 2021
ISBN:
9780198869566
eISBN:
9780191912337
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198869566.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind

Aristotle initiated the systematic investigation of perception, the emotions, memory, desire, and action, developing his own account of these phenomena and their interconnection. My aim is to gain a ... More

Oxford Studies in Philosophy of Mind Volume 1

Oxford Studies in Philosophy of Mind Volume 1

Uriah Kriegel (ed.)

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
March 2021
ISBN:
9780198845850
eISBN:
9780191880995
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198845850.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind

Oxford Studies in Philosophy of Mind is an annual publication of some of the most cutting-edge work in the philosophy of mind. The philosophy of mind has, for at least half a decade, been torn ... More

The Shape of AgencyControl, Action, Skill, Knowledge

The Shape of Agency: Control, Action, Skill, Knowledge

Joshua Shepherd

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9780198866411
eISBN:
9780191898556
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198866411.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind, Metaphysics/Epistemology

In this book Shepherd offers a perspective on the shape of agency by offering interlinked explanations of the basic building blocks of agency, as well as its exemplary instances. In the book’s first ... More

What are Mental Representations?

What are Mental Representations?

Joulia Smortchkova, Krzysztof Dołęga, and Tobias Schlicht (eds)

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
June 2021
ISBN:
9780190686673
eISBN:
9780190686703
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190686673.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind, Metaphysics/Epistemology

Mental representation is one of the core theoretical constructs within cognitive science and, together with the introduction of the computer as a model for the mind, is responsible for enabling the ... More

Neurocognitive MechanismsExplaining Biological Cognition

Neurocognitive Mechanisms: Explaining Biological Cognition

Gualtiero Piccinini

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
December 2020
ISBN:
9780198866282
eISBN:
9780191903922
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198866282.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Science, Philosophy of Mind

This book provides the foundations for a neurocomputational explanation of cognition based on contemporary cognitive neuroscience. An ontologically egalitarian account of composition and realization, ... More

HatredUnderstanding Our Most Dangerous Emotion

Hatred: Understanding Our Most Dangerous Emotion

Berit Brogaard

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780190084448
eISBN:
9780190084479
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190084448.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind

The book explores how personal hatred can foster domestic violence and emotional abuse; how hate-proneness is a main contributor to the aggressive tendencies of borderlines, narcissists, psychopaths, ... More

Virtual Subjects, Fugitive SelvesFernando Pessoa and his philosophy

Virtual Subjects, Fugitive Selves: Fernando Pessoa and his philosophy

Jonardon Ganeri

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
December 2020
ISBN:
9780198864684
eISBN:
9780191896729
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198864684.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind, Metaphysics/Epistemology

Fernando Pessoa (1888–1935) has become many things to many people in the years that have passed since his untimely death. For some he is simply the greatest Portuguese poet of the twentieth century. ... More

Distributed Cognition in Victorian Culture and Modernism

Distributed Cognition in Victorian Culture and Modernism

Miranda Anderson, Peter Garratt, and Mark Sprevak (eds)

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781474442244
eISBN:
9781474491075
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474442244.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind

This book brings together 11 essays by international specialists in Victorian culture and modernism. The volume opens with a general introduction to distributed cognition that also sets out its ... More

Explaining Imagination

Explaining Imagination

Peter Langland-Hassan

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9780198815068
eISBN:
9780191852886
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198815068.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind

Imagination will remain a mystery—we will not be able to explain imagination—until we can break it into simpler parts that are more easily understood. Explaining Imagination is a guidebook for doing ... More

To Do, To Die, To Reason WhyIndividual Ethics in War

To Do, To Die, To Reason Why: Individual Ethics in War

Victor Tadros

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9780198831549
eISBN:
9780191869310
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198831549.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind

To Do, To Die, To Reason Why is concerned with a wide range of issues about the ethics of war and the legal regulation of war. It is especially concerned with the conduct of individuals, including ... More

Instrumental RationalityThe Normativity of Means-Ends Coherence

Instrumental Rationality: The Normativity of Means-Ends Coherence

John Brunero

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
July 2020
ISBN:
9780198746935
eISBN:
9780191809149
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198746935.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind

Rationality requires that we intend the means we believe are necessary for achieving our ends. This book explores several interrelated issues regarding the formulation and status of this requirement ... More

Intelligence and IntelligibilityCross-Cultural Studies of Human Cognitive Experience

Intelligence and Intelligibility: Cross-Cultural Studies of Human Cognitive Experience

G. E. R. Lloyd

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780198854593
eISBN:
9780191888847
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198854593.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind

This study investigates the tension between two conflicting intuitions, our twin recognitions: (1) that all humans share the same basic cognitive capacities; and yet (2) their actual manifestations ... More

The Epistemology of Non-Visual Perception

The Epistemology of Non-Visual Perception

Dimitria Electra Gatzia and Berit Brogaard (eds)

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780190648916
eISBN:
9780190648947
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190648916.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind, Metaphysics/Epistemology

Most of the research on the epistemology of perception has focused on visual perception. This is hardly surprising given that most of our knowledge about the world is attributable to our visual ... More

Pascal: Reasoning and Belief

Pascal: Reasoning and Belief

Michael Moriarty

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
April 2020
ISBN:
9780198849117
eISBN:
9780191883361
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198849117.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind

The book is a study of Pascal’s defence of Christian belief in the Pensées. It aims to expound, and in places to criticize, what it argues (drawing on existing scholarship about the history of the ... More

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