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

By Barry Loewer,Jonathan Schaffer

In A spouse to David Lewis, Barry Loewer and Jonathan Schaffer compile most sensible philosophers to provide an explanation for, talk about, and severely expand Lewis's seminal paintings in unique methods. scholars and students will become aware of the underlying topics and intricate interconnections woven during the various diversity of his paintings in metaphysics, philosophy of language, good judgment, epistemology, philosophy of technology, philosophy of brain, ethics, and aesthetics.

  • The first and in basic terms accomplished research of the paintings of David Lewis, some of the most systematic and influential philosophers of the latter half the 20 th century
  • Contributions make clear the underlying issues and intricate interconnections woven via Lewis's paintings throughout his huge, immense variety of effect, together with metaphysics, language, good judgment, epistemology, technology, brain, ethics, and aesthetics
  • Outstanding Lewis students and best philosophers operating within the fields Lewis inspired clarify, speak about, and significantly expand Lewis's paintings in unique ways
  • An crucial source for college kids and researchers throughout analytic philosophy that covers the main subject matters of Lewis's work

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