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Ryle on Mind and Language

  • David Dolby

Part of the Philosophers in Depth book series (PID)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-x
  2. David Dolby
    Pages 1-8
  3. Jonathan Dancy
    Pages 9-25
  4. Hans-Johann Glock
    Pages 26-55
  5. Roger Teichmann
    Pages 56-73
  6. Maria Alvarez
    Pages 74-96
  7. Rowland Stout
    Pages 97-115
  8. Paul F. Snowdon
    Pages 116-125
  9. Julia Tanney
    Pages 126-145
  10. Christoph C. Pfisterer
    Pages 146-164
  11. Bede Rundle
    Pages 165-177
  12. Back Matter
    Pages 179-182

About this book


This collection is devoted to Gilbert Ryle's philosophy of mind and language. It features essays from prominent scholars on the topics of category mistakes, hypotheticals, dispositions, emotion, thinking, perception, and the task–achievement distinction.


Ryle Philosophy of Mind Philosophy of Language Categories Emotion Dispositions Behaviourism Perception Thinking Ordinary Language Philosophy concept emotion essay language mind perception philosophy philosophy of mind

Editors and affiliations

  • David Dolby
    • 1
  1. 1.University of ZurichSwitzerland

About the editors

Maria Alvarez, King's College London, UK Jonathan Dancy, University of Texas at Austin, USA Hans-Johann Glock, University of Zurich, Switzerland Christoph C. Pfisterer, University of California, Berkeley, USA. Bede Rundle, Trinity College, Oxford, UK Paul F. Snowdon, University College London, UK Rowland Stout, University College Dublin, Ireland Julia Tanney, University of Kent, UK Roger Teichmann, St Hilda's College, Oxford, UK

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