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Published by Routledge and K. Paul in London .
Written in English


  • Consciousness.,
  • Psychology.,
  • Knowledge, Theory of.,
  • Subconsciousness.,
  • Immortality.

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SeriesTarner lectures -- 1923, International library of psychology, philosophy and scientific method
LC ClassificationsBD"161"B7
The Physical Object
Pagination674 p. :
Number of Pages674
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20212945M

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The Mind and its Place in Nature book. Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. First published in Routledge is an imprint of /5. : The Mind and its Place in Nature (International Library of Philosophy) (): Broad, C.D.: BooksCited by: The bulk of the book, therefore, is devoted to investigating the notion of mind in its various contexts. We can get at it most directly by considering the mind in the knowledge situation. Broad enters the contemporary epistemological controversy and devotes separate chapters to perception, memory, introspection, and our knowledge of other minds. ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: x, pages ; 22 cm: Contents: Introduction. General remarks on method ; Pluralism and monism --Alternative theories of life and mind at the level of enlightened ism and its alternatives ; The traditional problem of body and mind --The mind's knowledge of existents.

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Drake, Durant, Mind and its place in nature. New York: Macmillan, ; New York: Kraus Reprint, The Mind and Its Place in Nature International library of philosophy Volume 3 of International library of philosophy: Philosophy of mind and language: in 8 volumes, C. D. Broad4/5(1). consciousness, or revise our conception of nature. In twentieth-century philosophy, this dilemma is posed most acutely in C. D. Broad’s The Mind and its Place in Nature (Broad ). The phenomena of mind, for Broad, are the phenom-ena of consciousness. The central problem is that of locating mind with respect to the physical world.   Mind and its place in nature by Broad, C. D. Publication date Publisher New York: Harcourt, Brace & Company, Inc. Collection universityoffloridaduplicates; univ_florida_smathers; americana Digitizing sponsor University of Florida, George A. Smathers Libraries with support from LYRASIS and the Sloan Foundation.

The mind is the set of thinking faculties including cognitive aspects such as consciousness, imagination, perception, thinking, judgement, language and memory, as well as noncognitive aspects such as the scientific physicalist interpretation, the mind is housed at least in part in the primary competitors to the physicalist interpretations of the mind are idealism. The book, A Nest Is Noisy, illustrates diverse nests in nature and its owners who lay eggs. The first thought in my mind when I looked at the book cover was that the book portrayed birds nests since birds lay eggs. That is, my mind set was limited to the birds because they lay eggs and need to build nests/5. In his book The Mind and its Place in Nature, C. D. Broad maintains concerning parallelism: "The assertion is that to every particular change in the mind there corresponds a certain change in the brain which this mind animates, and that to every change in the brain there corresponds a certain change in the mind which animates this brain.". The Mind and Its Place in Nature by C. D. BROAD, M.A., LITT. D. Fellow and Lecture, in the Moral Sciences, Trinity College, Cambridge Author of Perception, Physics.