A Brief History of the Soul by Stewart Goetz,Charles Taliaferro

By Stewart Goetz,Charles Taliaferro

This ebook is a transparent and concise historical past of the soul in western philosophy, from Plato to state of the art modern paintings in philosophy of brain.

  • Packed with arguments for and opposed to a number varied, traditionally major philosophies of the soul
  • Addresses the basic concerns, together with mind-body interplay, the causal closure of the actual global, and the philosophical implications of the mind sciences for the soul's lifestyles
  • Includes insurance of theories from key figures, corresponding to Plato, Aquinas, Locke, Hume, and Descartes
  • Unique in combining the background of principles and the improvement of a robust case for a non-reductionist, non-materialist account of the soul

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