Télécharger le livre :  Just Deserts

The concept of free will is profoundly important to our self-understanding, our interpersonal relationships, and our moral and legal practices. If it turns out that no one is ever free and morally responsible, what would that mean for society, morality, meaning, and the...
Editeur : Polity
Parution : 2021-01-14

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Télécharger le livre :  The Four Horsemen

Featuring the controversial bestselling author of The God Delusion with a foreword by Stephen Fry_________________"Do you believe in God?"_________________What readers are saying:***** ‘Awe inspiring . . . I read it in almost one sitting.’***** ‘Thought provoking . . . ...
Editeur : Transworld Digital
Parution : 2019-02-14

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9,49
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Télécharger le livre :  From Bacteria to Bach and Back

'Required reading for anyone remotely curious about how they came to be remotely curious' Observer'Enthralling' Spectator What is human consciousness and how is it possible? These questions fascinate thinking people from poets and painters to physicists, psychologists,...
Editeur : Penguin
Parution : 2017-02-21

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Télécharger le livre :  Consciousness Explained

"Brilliant...as audacious as its title....Mr. Dennett's exposition is nothing short of brilliant." --George Johnson, New York Times Book ReviewConsciousness Explained is a a full-scale exploration of human consciousness. In this landmark book, Daniel Dennett refutes...
Editeur : Little, Brown and Company
Parution : 2017-02-07

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Télécharger le livre :  Kinds Of Minds

Daniel Dennett examines the different elements that make up what we call 'minds'What kinds of minds are there, and how do we know? The first question is about what exists and the second is about our knowledge. The aim of Kinds of Minds is to answer these questions, in...
Editeur : Weidenfeld & Nicolson
Parution : 2013-12-31

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Télécharger le livre :  Intuition Pumps and Other Tools for Thinking

Thinking is hard - yet barely a waking moment passes when we're not labouring away at it. A few of us may be natural geniuses, able to work through the toughest tangles in an instant; others, blessed with reserves of willpower, stay the course in the dogged pursuit of...
Editeur : Penguin
Parution : 2013-05-06

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Télécharger le livre :  Kinds Of Minds

Combining ideas from philosophy, artificial intelligence, and neurobiology, Daniel Dennett leads the reader on a fascinating journey of inquiry, exploring such intriguing possibilities as: Can any of us really know what is going on in someone else's mind? What...
Editeur : Basic Books
Parution : 2008-08-04

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Télécharger le livre :  Breaking the Spell

Few forces in the world are as potent as religion: it comforts people in their suffering and inspires them to both magnificent and terrible deeds. In this provocative and timely book, Daniel C. Dennett seeks to uncover the origins of religion and discusses how and why...
Editeur : Penguin
Parution : 2007-03-29

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Télécharger le livre :  Freedom Evolves

Dennett shows that human freedom is not an illusion; it is an objective phenomenon, distinct from all other biological conditions and found in only one species - us. There was a time on this planet when it didn't exist, quite recently in fact. It had to evolve like...
Editeur : Penguin
Parution : 2004-02-26

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Télécharger le livre :  Darwin's Dangerous Idea

This work assesses Darwin's theory of evolution and looks at why it arises such heated debate among scientists, philosophers and sociologists. The book aims to show that Darwinism does not devalue the miracles of life.
Editeur : Penguin
Parution : 1996-09-26

Format(s) : ePub
11,99
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Télécharger le livre :  Consciousness Explained

This book revises the traditional view of consciousness by claiming that Cartesianism and Descartes' dualism of mind and body should be replaced with theories from the realms of neuroscience, psychology and artificial intelligence. What people think of as the stream of...
Editeur : Penguin
Parution : 1993-06-24

Format(s) : ePub
10,99
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