sexta-feira, 29 de outubro de 2010

Ockham, sobre conceitos

William of Ockham (c. 1287-1347) is known to be one of the major figures of the late Middle Ages. The scope and significance of his doctrine of human thought, however, has been a controversial issue among scholars in the last decade, and this book presents a full discussion of recent developments. Claude Panaccio proposes a richly documented and entirely original reinterpretation of Ockham's theory of concepts as a coherent blend of representationalism, conceptual atomism, and non reductionist nominalism, stressing in the process its special interest for current discussions in philosophy of mind and cognitive sciences.
Ockham on Concepts (Ashgate Studies in Medieval Philosophy)
Claude Panaccio
Ashgate Publishing 2004 197 Pages PDF 3 MB