In" Dispositional Properties," David Weissman attacks a problem central to the philosophy of mind and, by implication, to the theory of being: Are there potentialities, capabilities, which dispose the mind to think in one way rather than another? The volume is arranged in the form of four arguments that converge upon a single point. First, there is an intricate discussion of the shortcomings of Hume's account of mind as ideas and impressions. Next comes a brief treatment of the arguments of some of Weissman's ...

Dispositional Properties 2008, Southern Illinois University Press

ISBN-13: 9780809328710

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Dispositional Properties 1965, Southern Illinois University Press

ISBN-13: 9780809301638

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