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Evolutionary Origins of Morality

Cross Disciplinary Perspectives

Katz, Leonard, A01

Includes four principal papers and a total of 43 peer commentaries on the evolutionary origins of...

Case Against the Democratic State

An Essay in Cultural Criticism

Graham, Gordon, A01

The history of the last two hundred years is a story of the immense and relentless growth of the State at the expense of other so etc...

Darwinian Conservatism

Arnhart, Larry, A01

The Left has traditionally assumed that human nature is so malleable, so perfectible, that it can be shaped in almost any directi etc...

Between Ourselves

Second Person Issues in the Study of Consciousness

Thompson, Evan, B01

The first volume in this series (The View from Within, ed. Francisco Varela and Jonathan Shear) was a study of first-person appro etc...

The Man Who Tasted Shapes

Cytowic, Richard, A01

The ten people in one million who are synaesthetes are born into a world where one sensation (e.g. sound) conjures up one or more etc...

Volitional Brain

Towards a Neuroscience of Freewill

Libet, Benjamin, B01; Freeman, Anthony, B01; Sutherland, Keith, B01

It is widely accepted in science that the universe is a closed deterministic system in which everything can, ultimately, be expla etc...

Is the Visual World a Grand Illusion?

Noe, Alva, B01

There is a traditional scepticism about whether the world "out there" really is as we perceive it. A new breed etc...

View from Within

First-person Approaches to the Study of Consciousness

Varela, Francisco J, B01; Shear, Jonathan, B01

Over the last decade there has been a resurgence of interest in the scientific study of consciousness — an area that has been lar etc...

Human Life, Action and Ethics

Essays by G.E.M. Anscombe

Geach, Mary, B01; Gormally, Luke, B01; Anscombe, G.E.M., A01

Presents a collection of essays by the celebrated philosopher Elizabeth Anscombe. This collection includes papers on human nature etc...

Moral Mind

A Study of What it is to be Human

Haslam, Henry, A01

The reality and validity of the moral sense — which ordinary people take for granted — took a battering in the last century. Mate etc...

Lectures in the History of Political Thought

O'Sullivan, Luke, B01; Oakeshott, Michael, A01

Oakeshott’s memorable lectures on the history of political thought, delivered each year at the London School of Economics, will n etc...

Philosophy and Living

Blumenau, Ralph, A01

Philosophy can be very abstract and apparently remote from our everyday concerns. In this book the author brings out for the non- etc...

How Could Conscious Experiences Affect Brains?

Velmans, Max, A01

In daily life we take it for granted that our minds have conscious control of our actions, at least for most of the time. But man etc...

Cognitive Approach to Conscious Machines

Haikonen, Pentti O., A01

Could a machine have an immaterial mind? The author argues that true conscious machines can be built, but rejects artificial inte etc...

Why the Mind is Not a Computer

A Pocket Lexicon of Neuromythology

Tallis, Raymond, A01

The equation "Mind = Machine" is false. This pocket lexicon of "neuromythology" shows why. Ta etc...
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