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Companion to Donald Davidson

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ISBN-10: 0470673702

ISBN-13: 9780470673706

Edition: 2013

Authors: Ernest Lepore, Kirk Ludwig

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A Companion to Donald Davidson presents newly commissioned essays by leading figures within contemporary philosophy. Taken together, they provide a comprehensive overview of Davidson’s work across its full range, and an assessment of his many contributions to philosophy. Highlights the breadth of Davidson′s work across philosophy Demonstrates the continuing influence his work has on the philosophical community Includes newly commissioned contributions from leading figures in contemporary philosophy Provides an in–depth exposition and analysis of Davidson′s work across the range of areas to which he contributed, including philosophy of action, epistemology, metaphysics, philosophy of…    
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List price: $376.95
Copyright year: 2013
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons, Incorporated
Publication date: 8/30/2013
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 632
Size: 7.00" wide x 9.90" long x 1.40" tall
Weight: 2.442
Language: English

Notes on Contributors
Introduction: Life and Work
Action Theory
Action Explanation
Practical Reason
Action Individuation
Freedom to Act
Event Variables and Their Values
Davidson's "Method of Truth" in Metaphysics
The Concept of Truth
Philosophy of Language
Truth in the Theory of Meaning
Logical Form
Radical Interpretation and the Principle of Charity
Davidson's Measurement-Theoretic Analogy
Language and Thought
Conceptual Schemes
Interpretation and Value
Convention and Meaning
Metaphor and Varieties of Meaning
Davidson and Literary Theory
Philosophy of Mind
The Larger Philosophical Significance of Holism
Anomalous Monism
Triangular Externalism
Rationality as a Constitutive Ideal
The Rationality of the Emotions
Davidson and Radical Skepticism
First-Person Authority
Knowledge of Other Minds in Davidson's Philosophy
Influences and Influence
Quine and Davidson
Davidson and Contemporary Philosophy
Name Index
General Index