Consciousness and its place in nature: does physicalism entail panpsychism?

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Imprint Academic, 2006 - 285 pagine
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For the last five years philosopher Galen Strawson has provoked a mixture of shock and scepticism with his carefully argued case that physicalism entails panpsychism. In this book Strawson provides the fullest and most careful statement of his position to date, throwing down the gauntlet to his critics by inviting them to respond in print.

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Review: Consciousness and Its Place in Nature: Does Physicalism Entail Panpsychism?

Recensione dell'utente  - Daniel Muñoz - Goodreads

One of the few philosophical monographs to change my life. I opened it as an orthodox physicalist, and now I'm writing a thesis about panpsychism under Professor Strawson himself. Leggi recensione completa

Review: Consciousness and Its Place in Nature: Does Physicalism Entail Panpsychism?

Recensione dell'utente  - John Christmann - Goodreads

This has to be the most entertaining book I've read in a long time. The back and forth enriches the debate, and a lot of issues are discussed. This is a must read for anybody interested in panpsychism ... Leggi recensione completa

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Can Panpsychism Bridge the Explanatory Gap?
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Being Realistic Sam Coleman 40
53
Galen Strawson on Panpsychism Frank Jackson 62
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Informazioni sull'autore (2006)

Galen Strawson taught philosophy at the University of Oxford for twenty years before moving to the University of Reading in 2001. He was Distinguished Professor of Philosophy at the City University of New York Graduate Center from 2004-2007.

Freeman read chemistry and then theology at Oxford University and was ordained in 1972. "When God In Us" was first published in 1993 he was dismissed from his parish for contravening church teaching, but he remains a priest in the Church of England.

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