A Companion to David Lewis (Blackwell Companions to by Barry Loewer,Jonathan Schaffer

By Barry Loewer,Jonathan Schaffer

In A significant other to David Lewis, Barry Loewer and Jonathan Schaffer assemble best philosophers to give an explanation for, talk about, and severely expand Lewis's seminal paintings in unique methods. scholars and students will become aware of the underlying subject matters and complicated interconnections woven during the diversified diversity of his paintings in metaphysics, philosophy of language, common sense, epistemology, philosophy of technological know-how, philosophy of brain, ethics, and aesthetics.

  • The first and in simple terms accomplished learn of the paintings of David Lewis, the most systematic and influential philosophers of the latter half the 20 th century
  • Contributions make clear the underlying subject matters and intricate interconnections woven via Lewis's paintings throughout his huge, immense diversity of impact, together with metaphysics, language, common sense, epistemology, technology, brain, ethics, and aesthetics
  • Outstanding Lewis students and major philosophers operating within the fields Lewis encouraged clarify, talk about, and severely expand Lewis's paintings in unique ways
  • An crucial source for college kids and researchers throughout analytic philosophy that covers the key subject matters of Lewis's work

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