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In Search of Mechanisms
The University of Chicago Press
Neuroscientists investigate the mechanisms of spatial memory. Molecular biologists study the mechanisms of protein synthesis and the myriad mechanisms of gene regulation. Ecologists study...
Explaining the Brain: Mechanisms and the Mosaic Unity of Neuroscience
Oxford University Press
What distinguishes good explanations in neuroscience from bad? Carl F. Craver constructs and defends standards for evaluating neuroscientific explanations that are grounded in a systematic...
Associationism without associative links: Thomas Brown and the associationist project
Studies in the History and Philosophy of Science
Associationism without Associative Links: Thomas Brown and the Associationist Project has been accepted at
Studies in the History and Philosophy of Science.
The Varieties of Parsimony in Psychology
by Mike Dacey in Mind and Language
"The Varieties of Parsimony in Psychology" was accepted at
Mind and Language
Talking to Our Selves: Reflection, Ignorance, and Agency
Professor John M. Doris
Oxford: Oxford University Press
Perspectives on Quine (Philosophers and their Critics)
Perspectives on Quine,
now available in paperback, is a collection of twenty-one new essays dealing with the thought of America's most distinguished living philosopher, Willard Van...
University Press of Florida
An Examination of W. V. Quine's Theory of Knowledge
The Philosophy of W. V. Quine
University Press of Florida
How we acquire our theory of the world is for W. V. Quine the central question of epistemology. Gibson sets forth Quine’s philosophy as a systematic attempt to answer this question; his...
The Cambridge Companion to Quine (Cambridge Companions to Philosophy)
Cambridge University Press
The eleven essays in this volume cover all the central topics of W.V. Quine's philosophy. Quine (1908-2000) was perhaps the most distinguished analytic philosopher of the later half of the...
Quintessence: Basic Readings from the Philosophy of W. V. Quine
Belknap Press of Harvard University Press
Through the first half of the twentieth century, analytic philosophy was dominated by Russell, Wittgenstein, and Carnap. Influenced by Russell and especially by Carnap, another towering...
Mechanisms and Model-based fMRI
by Mark Povich in Philosophy of Science
His paper "Mechanisms and Model-based fMRI" was accepted for publication by
Philosophy of Science
and will appear in February.
Mental Imagery: On the Limits of Cognitive Science
Yale University Press
A philosophical study of mental imagery in which Rollins aims to show that there are no logical or methodological reasons why the brain cannot store information in the form of pictures. He...
Danto and his Critics
Wiley-Blackwell, Second Edition
Updated and revised, the Second Edition of
Danto and His Critics
presents a series of essays by leading Danto scholars who offer their critical assessment of the influential works...
Books by PNP Faculty