The Intellectual Powers: A Study of Human Nature by P. M. S. Hacker

By P. M. S. Hacker

The highbrow Powers is a philosophical research into the cognitive and cogitative powers of mankind. It develops a connective research of our powers of awareness, intentionality, mastery of language, wisdom, trust, sure bet, sensation, conception, reminiscence, suggestion, and mind's eye, by means of one in all Britain’s prime philosophers. it truly is an important consultant and instruction manual for philosophers, psychologists, and cognitive neuroscientists.

  • The fruits of forty five years of mirrored image at the philosophy of brain, epistemology, and the character of the human person
  • No different booklet in epistemology or philosophy of psychology offers such wide overviews of realization, self-consciousness, intentionality, mastery of a language, wisdom, trust, reminiscence, sensation and notion, concept and imagination
  • Illustrated with tables, tree-diagrams, and charts to supply overviews of the conceptual relationships disclosed by way of analysis
  • Written by way of one among Britain’s most sensible philosophical minds
  • A sequel to Hacker’s Human Nature: The Categorial Framework
  • An crucial consultant and instruction manual for all who're operating in philosophy of brain, epistemology, psychology, cognitive technology, and cognitive neuroscience

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