Group of 20 offprints on philosophy of mind, aesthetics, paranormal experiences, etc., from the collection of Wilfrid Sellars. C. J. Ducasse.

Group of 20 offprints on philosophy of mind, aesthetics, paranormal experiences, etc., from the collection of Wilfrid Sellars

Paperback. Mainly very good in original wraps, several with "Ducasse" in pencil on covers in Sellars' hand. Curt John Ducasse was an influential philosopher who wrote on philosophy of mind, aesthetics, and the validity of paranormal experiences and reincarnation. His influence on Wilfrid Sellars and Roderick Chisholm is well established. All very good in wraps. From the collection of Wilfrid Sellars. Sellars was a major American philosopher who was the first to synthesize American pragmatism with Continental analytical philosophy and Vienna Circle logical positivism. He ranks with Carnap, Hempel, Salmon and Grunbaum as among the 20th century's most influential philosophers. Includes: Verification, Verifiability, and Meaningfulness (1936), Some Comments on Professor Wild's Preceding Remarks (1947, 2 copies), Introspection, Mental Acts, and Sensa (1936), Concerning Professor Bogholt's Criticism of my "Disposal to Naturalism" (1942), Symbols, Signs, and Signals (1939), The Method of Knowledge in Philosophy (1945, 2 copies), Esthetic Contemplation and Sense Pleasure -- A Reply (1943), Objectivity, Objective Reference, and Perception (1941), Causality, Creation and Ecstasy (1953), Is a Fact a True Proposition? A reply (1942), Paranormal Phenomena, Nature, and Man (1951), Some Critical Comments on a Nominalistic Analysis of Resemblance (1940), On the Attributes of Material Things (1934), On Our Knowledge of Existents (1930), The Nature and Function of Theory in Ethics (1940), Truth, Verifiability and Propositions about the Future (1941), John Herschel's Philosophy of Science (1942), How Does One Discover what a Term Means? (1954), Is Scientific Verification Possible in Philosophy? (1935). Very Good. Item #H17739

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