» » The Ontology of Psychology: Questioning Foundations in the Philosophy of Mind
uploaded.to



Information of news
28-11-2014, 20:19

The Ontology of Psychology: Questioning Foundations in the Philosophy of Mind

Category: E-Books

The Ontology of Psychology: Questioning Foundations in the Philosophy of Mind

The Ontology of Psychology: Questioning Foundations in the Philosophy of Mind by Linda A.W. Brakel
English | 2013 | ISBN: 0415635624 | 194 pages | PDF | 1 MB


In this volume, Brakel raises questions about conventions in the study of mind in three disciplines-psychoanalysis, philosophy of mind, and experimental philosophy. She illuminates new understandings of the mind through interdisciplinary challenges to views long-accepted.
Here she proposes a view of psychoanalysis as a treatment that owes its successes largely to its biological nature-biological in its capacity to best approximate the extinction of problems arising owing to aversive conditioning. She also discusses whether or not "the mental" can have any real ontological standing, arguing that a form of reductive physicalism can be sufficient ontologically, but that epistemological considerations require a branch of non-reductive physicalism. She then notes the positive implications of this view for psychiatry and psychoanalysis, Finally, she investigates the role of "consistency" in method and content, toward which experimental philosophers strive.
In essence, Brakel articulates the different sets of challenges pertaining to: a) ancient dilemmas such as the mind/body problem; b) longstanding debates about the nature of therapeutic action in psychoanalysis; and c) new core questions arising in the relatively young discipline of experimental philosophy.
:



rapidgator_net:
u277l.The.Ontology.of.Psychology.Questioning.Foundations.in.the.Philosophy.of.Mind.pdf.html

secureupload_eu:
u277l.The.Ontology.of.Psychology.Questioning.Foundations.in.the.Philosophy.of.Mind.pdf

uploaded_net:
u277l.The.Ontology.of.Psychology.Questioning.Foundations.in.the.Philosophy.of.Mind.pdf

uploaded


Rapidgator.net

Site BBcode/HTML Code:
Dear visitor, you went to the site as unregistered user.
We recommend you Sign up or Login to website under your name.
Information
Would you like to leave your comment? Please Login to your account to leave comments. Don't have an account? You can create a free account now.

Tag Cloud

archive of news

^
 
free html hit counter