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Intentionality, Cognition, and Mental Representation in by Gyula Klima

By Gyula Klima

it's as a rule intended that yes components of medieval philosophy are uncharacteristically preserved in glossy philosophical concept in the course of the concept that psychological phenomena are exotic from actual phenomena via their intentionality, their intrinsic directedness towards a few item. the various exceptions to this presumption, although, threaten its viability.

This quantity explores the intricacies and kinds of the conceptual relationships medieval thinkers constructed between intentionality, cognition, and psychological illustration. starting from Aquinas, Scotus, Ockham, and Buridan via less-familiar writers, the gathering sheds new mild at the quite a few strands that run among medieval and smooth concept and convey us to a few primary questions within the philosophy of brain because it is conceived today.

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