Meaning Understanding And Practice

Pub Date : 2002 | Author : Barry Stroud | Publisher : Oxford University Press, USA

ISBN 10 : 0199252149
ISBN 13 : 9780199252145

Meaning, Understanding, and Practice is a selection of the most notable essays of a leading contemporary philosopher on a set of central topics in the subject. Barry Stroud offers ..

Understanding Human Knowledge

Pub Date : 2002 | Author : Barry Stroud | Publisher : Oxford University Press

ISBN 10 : 9780199252138
ISBN 13 : 0199252130

Barry Stroud has since the 1970s been one of the most original contributors to the philosophical study of knowledge; this volume presents the best of his essays in this area. Anyon..

Philosophers Past And Present

Pub Date : 2011-06-30 | Author : Barry Stroud | Publisher : Oxford University Press

ISBN 10 : 9780199608591
ISBN 13 : 0199608598

This volume of uncollected essays by Barry Stroud explores central ideas in the work of individual philosophers from Descartes, Berkeley, and Locke to Quine, Burge, McDowell, Goldm..

Engagement And Metaphysical Dissatisfaction

Pub Date : 2011-01-14 | Author : Barry Stroud | Publisher : Oxford University Press

ISBN 10 : 0199781133
ISBN 13 : 9780199781133

We all have beliefs to the effect that if a certain thing were to happen a certain other thing would happen. We also believe that some things simply must be so, with no possibility..

The Possibility Of Philosophical Understanding

Pub Date : 2011 | Author : Barry Stroud | Publisher : Oxford University Press

ISBN 10 : 9780195381658
ISBN 13 : 0195381653

Barry Stroud's work has had a profound impact on a very wide array of philosophical topics, but there has heretofore been no book-length treatment of his work. The current collecti..

The Cambridge Companion To Wittgenstein

Pub Date : 1996-10-28 | Author : Hans D. Sluga | Publisher : Cambridge University Press

ISBN 10 : 0521465915
ISBN 13 : 9780521465915

The essays in this volume address central themes in Wittgenstein's writings on the philosophy of mind, language, logic, and mathematics...

Wittgenstein And The Practice Of Philosophy

Pub Date : 2009-12-31 | Author : Michael Hymers | Publisher : Broadview Press

ISBN 10 : 9781460402153
ISBN 13 : 1460402154

Wittgenstein and the Practice of Philosophy introduces Wittgenstein’s philosophy to senior undergraduates and graduate students. Its pedagogical premise is that the best way to u..