Psychology and Philosophy Inquiries into the Soul from Late Scholasticism to Contemporary Thought

Psychology and Philosophy provides a history of the relations between philosophy and the science of psychology from late scholasticism to contemporary discussions. The book covers the development from 16th-century interpretations of Aristotle’s De Anima, through Kantianism and the 19th-century reviv...

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Bibliographic Details
Other Authors: Heinämaa, Sara (Editor), Reuter, Martina (Editor)
Format: eBook
Published: Dordrecht Springer Netherlands 2009, 2009
Edition:1st ed. 2009
Series:Studies in the History of Philosophy of Mind
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Collection: Springer eBooks 2005- - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Table of Contents:
  • Psychology in Philosophy: Historical Perspectives
  • Philosophical Psychology in 1500: Erfurt, Padua and Bologna
  • The Status of Psychology as Understood by Sixteenth-Century Scholastics
  • Cartesian Psychology – Could There Be One?
  • Imagination and Reason in Spinoza
  • Natural Law and the Theory of Moral Obligation
  • Aspects of Inductivism in Thomas Reid’s Science of the Mind
  • Kant on Consciousness
  • Physiognomy as Science and Art
  • Toward the Rebirth of Aristotelian Psychology: Trendelenburg and Brentano
  • The Problem of Mind and Other Minds in William James’s Pragmatism
  • Psychology and Metaphysics from Maine de Biran to Bergson
  • Philosophy, Psychology, Phenomenology
  • Phenomenological Responses to Gestalt Psychology
  • Philosophy of Mind with and Against Wittgenstein