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Download e-book for iPad: A Companion to David Lewis (Blackwell Companions to by Barry Loewer,Jonathan Schaffer

By Barry Loewer,Jonathan Schaffer

ISBN-10: 1118388186

ISBN-13: 9781118388181

In A better half to David Lewis, Barry Loewer and Jonathan Schaffer compile best philosophers to provide an explanation for, talk about, and seriously expand Lewis's seminal paintings in unique methods. scholars and students will become aware of the underlying subject matters and complicated interconnections woven throughout the different diversity of his paintings in metaphysics, philosophy of language, good judgment, epistemology, philosophy of technological know-how, philosophy of brain, ethics, and aesthetics.

  • The first and in simple terms finished examine of the paintings of David Lewis, the most systematic and influential philosophers of the latter 1/2 the 20 th century
  • Contributions make clear the underlying topics and complicated interconnections woven via Lewis's paintings throughout his huge, immense diversity of impression, together with metaphysics, language, common sense, epistemology, technological know-how, brain, ethics, and aesthetics
  • Outstanding Lewis students and major philosophers operating within the fields Lewis prompted clarify, speak about, and significantly expand Lewis's paintings in unique ways
  • An crucial source for college students and researchers throughout analytic philosophy that covers the most important issues of Lewis's work

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