Rationality and Cognition : Against Relativism-Pragmatism.

By: Miscevic, NenadSeries: Toronto Studies in PhilosophyPublisher: Toronto : University of Toronto Press, 2000Copyright date: ©2000Description: 1 online resource (336 pages)Content type: text Media type: computer Carrier type: online resourceISBN: 9781442620995Genre/Form: Electronic books. Additional physical formats: Print version:: Rationality and Cognition : Against Relativism-PragmatismDDC classification: 149.69999999999999 LOC classification: B833.M573 2000Online resources: Click to View
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Cover -- Contents -- PREFACE -- Part One: The Cognitivist Challenge -- 1 Philosophy and Cognitive Science -- 2 Epistemology: The Classical Picture -- 3 Relativism-Pragmatism -- Part Two: Are Our Representations Truth-Tolerant? -- 4 The Idea of Truth-Intolerance -- 5 The Non-Sentential Media -- Part Three: Truth and Rationality -- 6 The Value of Truth -- 7 From Truth to Virtue -- CONCLUSION -- APPENDIX: THEORY AND OBSERVATION -- NOTES -- REFERENCES -- INDEX -- A -- B -- C -- D -- E -- F -- G -- H -- I -- J -- K -- L -- M -- N -- O -- P -- Q -- R -- S -- T -- V -- W -- Z.
Summary: Cognitive science has posed some radical challenges to philosophy in recent years, particularly in the study of the cognitive activities and capacities of individuals. In this book Nenad Mis̆c̆ević defends naturalistic rationalism against recent relativist attacks.
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Cover -- Contents -- PREFACE -- Part One: The Cognitivist Challenge -- 1 Philosophy and Cognitive Science -- 2 Epistemology: The Classical Picture -- 3 Relativism-Pragmatism -- Part Two: Are Our Representations Truth-Tolerant? -- 4 The Idea of Truth-Intolerance -- 5 The Non-Sentential Media -- Part Three: Truth and Rationality -- 6 The Value of Truth -- 7 From Truth to Virtue -- CONCLUSION -- APPENDIX: THEORY AND OBSERVATION -- NOTES -- REFERENCES -- INDEX -- A -- B -- C -- D -- E -- F -- G -- H -- I -- J -- K -- L -- M -- N -- O -- P -- Q -- R -- S -- T -- V -- W -- Z.

Cognitive science has posed some radical challenges to philosophy in recent years, particularly in the study of the cognitive activities and capacities of individuals. In this book Nenad Mis̆c̆ević defends naturalistic rationalism against recent relativist attacks.

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