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By Gyula Klima

ISBN-10: 082326274X

ISBN-13: 9780823262748

ISBN-10: 0823262758

ISBN-13: 9780823262755

it really is in general meant that sure parts of medieval philosophy are uncharacteristically preserved in sleek philosophical suggestion throughout the concept that psychological phenomena are distinctive from actual phenomena by means of their intentionality, their intrinsic directedness towards a few item. the various exceptions to this presumption, even though, threaten its viability.

This quantity explores the intricacies and sorts 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 numerous strands that run among medieval and glossy idea and convey us to a few primary questions within the philosophy of brain because it is conceived today.

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