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Philosophy and the mirror of nature, Richard Rorty

Label
Philosophy and the mirror of nature
Title
Philosophy and the mirror of nature
Statement of responsibility
Richard Rorty
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
30 years ago Richard Rorty argued that philosophers had developed an unhealthy obsession with the notion of representation: comparing the mind to a mirror that reflects reality. The book now stands as a classic of 20th-century philosophy
Cataloging source
UKM
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Rorty, Richard
Dewey number
190
Index
index present
LC call number
B53
LC item number
.R68 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Philosophy
  • Philosophy, Modern
  • Mind and body
  • Representation (Philosophy)
  • Analysis (Philosophy)
  • Civilization
  • Analysis (Philosophy)
  • Civilization
  • Mind and body
  • Philosophy
  • Philosophy, Modern
  • Representation (Philosophy)
Label
Philosophy and the mirror of nature, Richard Rorty
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Previous edition: 1979
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The invention of the mind -- Persons without minds -- The idea of a "theory of knowledge" -- Privileged representations -- Epistemology and empirical psychology -- Epistemology and philosophy of language -- From epistemology to hermeneutics -- Philosophy without mirrors -- The philosopher as expert
Control code
ocn288985694
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
  • 30th anniversary ed. /
  • with a new introduction by Michael Williams, a new afterword by David Bromwich, and the previously unpublished essay "The Philosopher as Expert."
Extent
xxxiii, 439 pages
Isbn
9780691178158
Lccn
2008938126
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
Philosophy and the mirror of nature, Richard Rorty
Publication
Note
Previous edition: 1979
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The invention of the mind -- Persons without minds -- The idea of a "theory of knowledge" -- Privileged representations -- Epistemology and empirical psychology -- Epistemology and philosophy of language -- From epistemology to hermeneutics -- Philosophy without mirrors -- The philosopher as expert
Control code
ocn288985694
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
  • 30th anniversary ed. /
  • with a new introduction by Michael Williams, a new afterword by David Bromwich, and the previously unpublished essay "The Philosopher as Expert."
Extent
xxxiii, 439 pages
Isbn
9780691178158
Lccn
2008938126
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

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