The Mind-Body Problem and Metaphysics

Weir, Ralph (2023) The Mind-Body Problem and Metaphysics. Routledge Studies in Contemporary Philosophy . Routledge. ISBN 9781032457680

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This book evaluates the widespread preference in philosophy of mind for varieties of property dualism over other alternatives to physicalism. It takes the standard motivations for property dualism as a starting point and argues that these lead directly to nonphysical substances resembling the soul of traditional metaphysics.

Keywords:mind-body problem, metaphysics, soul, substance, consciousness, consciousness studies
Subjects:V Historical and Philosophical studies > V560 Mental Philosophy
V Historical and Philosophical studies > V500 Philosophy
Divisions:COLLEGE OF ARTS, SOCIAL SCIENCES AND HUMANITIES > Lincoln School of Humanities and Heritage > Lincoln School of Humanities and Heritage (Humanities)
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Deposited On:14 Feb 2023 14:06

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