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Dialogue on Consciousness: Minds, Brains, and Zombies

Dialogue on Consciousness: Minds, Brains, and Zombies

John Perry

September 2018 - 96 pp. - Series: Hackett Philosophical Dialogues

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Cloth (no dust jacket) 978-1-62466-737-4
$34.00
Paper 978-1-62466-736-7
$12.00
Examination 978-1-62466-736-7
$2.00

Quick Overview

John Perry revisits the cast of characters of his classic A Dialogue on Personal Identity and Immortality in this absorbing dialogue on consciousness. Cartesian dualism, property dualism, materialism, the problem of other minds . . . Gretchen Weirob and her friends tackle these topics and more in a dialogue that exemplifies the subtleties and intricacies of philosophical reflection. Once again, Perry’s ability to use straightforward language to discuss complex issues combines with his mastery of the dialogue form. A Bibliography lists relevant further readings keyed to topics discussed in the dialogue. A helpful Glossary provides a handy reference to terms used in the dialogue and an array of clarifying examples.

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John Perry revisits the cast of characters of his classic A Dialogue on Personal Identity and Immortality in this absorbing dialogue on consciousness.

Cartesian dualism, property dualism, materialism, the problem of other minds . . . Gretchen Weirob and her friends tackle these topics and more in a dialogue that exemplifies the subtleties and intricacies of philosophical reflection. Once again, Perry’s ability to use straightforward language to discuss complex issues combines with his mastery of the dialogue form.

A Bibliography lists relevant further readings keyed to topics discussed in the dialogue. A helpful Glossary provides a handy reference to terms used in the dialogue and an array of clarifying examples.

 

About the Author:

John Perry is Henry Waldgrave Stuart Professor of Philosophy, Emeritus, at Stanford University and Distinguished Professor of Philosophy, Emeritus, at the University of California, Riverside. He is co-director of the Center for the Explanation of Consciousness at the Center for the Study of Language and Information at Stanford.

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