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By Paul K. Moser,J. D. Trout

ISBN-10: 0415108632

ISBN-13: 9780415108638

ISBN-10: 0415108640

ISBN-13: 9780415108645

Contemporary Materialism provides an immense selection of contemporary paintings on materialism in reference to metaphysics, philosophy of language, philosophy of brain and theories of worth. This anthology charts the modern difficulties, positions and issues related to materialism. It illuminates materialism's advanced intersection with similar matters akin to cognition and psychology. through collecting a wide-range of philosophical interventions round the topic of materialism, this anthology presents a helpful dialogue of ways materialism can successfully serve the needs of philosophical evaluation. To extra help the reader, it additionally includes an in depth bibliography on modern materialism.

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