Barry Loewer,Jonathan Schaffer's A Companion to David Lewis (Blackwell Companions to PDF

By Barry Loewer,Jonathan Schaffer

ISBN-10: 1118388186

ISBN-13: 9781118388181

In A significant other to David Lewis, Barry Loewer and Jonathan Schaffer assemble best philosophers to give an explanation for, speak about, and seriously expand Lewis's seminal paintings in unique methods. scholars and students will become aware of the underlying subject matters and intricate interconnections woven in the course of the various variety 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 merely accomplished examine of the paintings of David Lewis, probably the most systematic and influential philosophers of the latter half the 20 th century
  • Contributions make clear the underlying subject matters and intricate interconnections woven via Lewis's paintings throughout his huge, immense variety of impact, together with metaphysics, language, common sense, epistemology, technological know-how, brain, ethics, and aesthetics
  • Outstanding Lewis students and top philosophers operating within the fields Lewis prompted clarify, talk about, and significantly expand Lewis's paintings in unique ways
  • An crucial source for college kids and researchers throughout analytic philosophy that covers the key topics of Lewis's work

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