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What minds can do

intentionality in a non-intentional world

by Pierre Jacob

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Published by Cambridge University Press in Cambridge, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Intentionality (Philosophy),
  • Philosophy of mind.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 281-294) and index.

    StatementPierre Jacob.
    SeriesCambridge studies in philosophy
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsB105.I56 J33 1997
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 299 p. :
    Number of Pages299
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL976997M
    ISBN 100521574013
    LC Control Number96014157

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