This volume presents articles on epistemology and the theory of perception and introduces readers to the various problems that face a successful theory of perceptual knowledge. The contributors include Robert Nozick, Alvin Goldman, H.P. Grice, David Lewis, P.F. Strawson, Frank Jackson, David Armstrong, Fred Dretske, Roderick Firth, Wilfred Sellars, Paul Snowdon, and John McDowell.
Abridged table of contents:
Robert Nozick: Knowledge and Scepticism; P.F. Strawson: The Existence of Mental Objects; Alvin Goldman: The Causal Theory of Perception; H.P. Grice: Veridical Hallucination and Prosthetic Vision; David Lewis: Perception and its Objects; Frank Jackson: Perception and Belief; David Armstrong: Sensation and Perception.
Full list of contributors:
Robert Nozick, Alvin Goldman, H. P. Grice, David Lewis, P. F. Strawson, Frank Jackson, David Armstrong, Fred Dretske, Roderick Firth, Wilfred Sellars, Paul Snowdon, John McDowell
Series: Oxford Readings in Philosophy
Number Of Pages: 240
Published: 11th August 1988
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Country of Publication: GB
Dimensions (cm): 20.3 x 13.4
Weight (kg): 0.27