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Hardcover | Out of Print | 377 pp. | 5.9 x 8.9 in | July 1981 | ISBN: 9780262040648
Paperback | $36.00 Short | £29.95 | 377 pp. | 5.9 x 8.9 in | July 1981 | ISBN: 9780262540377

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Philosophical Essays on Mind and Psychology

About the Author

Daniel C. Dennett is University Professor and Austin B. Fletcher Professor of Philosophy at Tufts University. He is the author of Brainstorms: Philosophical Essays on Mind and Psychology, Brainchildren: Essays on Designing Minds, Sweet Dreams: Philosophical Obstacles to a Science of Consciousness, all published by the MIT Press, and other books.


“The problems that Daniel Dennett addresses in his essays are crucial ones for philosophy and contemporary science. With a sure touch and a great deal of insight, he has subjected to analysis questions that lie at, or perhaps just beyond, the frontiers of the scientific study of mind and brain. Dennett's work should help guide progress in the understanding of the profound and troubling issues that have intrigued and perplexed critical minds for many centuries. His work is stimulating and impressive....”
Noam Chomsky