The Philosophy of Thomas Reid

  • Melvin Dalgarno
  • Eric Matthews

Part of the Philosophical Studies Series book series (PSSP, volume 42)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-vii
  2. Introduction

    1. Melvin T. Dalgarno, Eric H. Matthews
      Pages 1-3
  3. References to the Major Works of Thomas Reid

    1. Melvin Dalgarno, Eric Matthews
      Pages 5-5
  4. Perception

  5. Knowledge and Common Sense

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 119-119
    2. Keith Lehrer
      Pages 121-144
    3. Dennis Charles Holt
      Pages 145-157
    4. T. J. Sutton
      Pages 159-192
    5. Daniel Schulthess
      Pages 193-203
    6. Claudine Engel-Tiercelin
      Pages 205-224
    7. C. A. J. Coady
      Pages 225-246
  6. Mind and Action

  7. Aesthetics, Moral and Political Philosophy

  8. Historical Context and Influences

  9. Back Matter
    Pages 467-491

About this book


Note on references to the works of Thomas Reid 5 SECTION 1 - Perception Yves Michaud (University of Paris, France) 9 'Reid's Attack on the Theory of Ideas' William P. Alston (Syracuse University, U. S. A. ) 35 'Reid on Perception and Conception' Vere Chappell (University of Massachusetts, U. S. A. ) 49 'The Theory of Sensations' Norton Nelkin (University of New Orleans, U. S. A. ) 65 'Reid's View of Sensations Vindicated' A. E. Pitson (University of Stirling, Scotland) 79 'Sensation, Perception and Reid's Realism' Aaron Ben-Zeev (University of Haifa, Israel) 91 'Reid's Opposition to the Theory of Ideas' Michel Malherbe (University of Nantes, France) 103 'Thomas Reid on the Five Senses' SECTION 2 - Knowledge and COlIIOOn Sense Keith Lehrer (University of Arizona, U. S. A. ) 121 'Reid on Evidence and Conception' Dennis Charles Holt (Southeast Missouri State 145 University, U. S. A. ) 'The Defence of Common Sense in Reid and Moore' T. J. Sutton (University of Oxford, England) 159 'The Scottish Kant?' Daniel Schulthess (university of Berne, Switzerland) 193 'Did Reid Hold Coherentist Views?' VI Claudine Engel-Tiercelin (University of Rouen, France) 205 'Reid and Peirce on Belief' C. A. J. Coady (University of Melbourne, Australia) 225 'Reid on Testimony' SECTION 3 - Mind and Action James Somerville (University of Hull, England) 249 'Making out the Signatures: Reid's Account of the Knowledge of Other Minds' R. F.


David Hume Immanuel Kant idea knowledge logic mind philosophy

Editors and affiliations

  • Melvin Dalgarno
    • 1
  • Eric Matthews
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of PhilosophyUniversity of AberdeenUK

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  • Copyright Information Springer Science+Business Media B.V. 1989
  • Publisher Name Springer, Dordrecht
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  • Print ISBN 978-94-010-7552-7
  • Online ISBN 978-94-009-2338-6
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