Mind in Action Experience and Embodied Cognition in Pragmatism

The book questions two key dichotomies: that of the apparent and real, and that of the internal and external. This leads to revised notions of the structure of experience and the object of knowledge. Our world is experienced as possibilities of action, and to know is to know what to do. A further co...

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Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Määttänen, Pentti
Format: eBook
Published: Cham Springer International Publishing 2015, 2015
Edition:1st ed. 2015
Series:Studies in Applied Philosophy, Epistemology and Rational Ethics
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Collection: Springer eBooks 2005- - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Table of Contents:
  • Introduction: Challenging Classical Dichotomies
  • Philosophical Naturalism
  • Experience and the Object of Knowledge
  • Habit of Action
  • Habits as Meanings
  • Mind and Interaction
  • Facts and Values in Pragmatism
  • Mind in Action and the Problem of Realism