Neuroscience, Neurophilosophy and Pragmatism

Brains at Work with the World

  • Tibor Solymosi
  • John R. Shook

Part of the New Directions in Philosophy and Cognitive Science book series (NDPCS)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiii
  2. Pragmatism, Philosophy, and the Brain

  3. Cognition, Emotion, and the World

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 103-103
    2. Jeffrey B. Wagman, Anthony Chemero
      Pages 105-124
    3. Tibor Solymosi, John R. Shook
      Pages 140-161
  4. Creativity, Education, and Application

  5. Ethics, Neuroscience, and Possibility

  6. Back Matter
    Pages 319-326

About this book


Bringing together active neuroscientists, neurophilosophers, and scholars this volume considers the prospects of a neuroscientifically-informed pragmatism and a pragmatically-informed neuroscience on issues ranging from the nature of mental life to the implications of neuroscience for education and ethics.


Neuroscience Philosophy Cognitive Science Neurophilosophy Pragmatism Neuropragmatism Critical Neuroscience Education Ethics Sociology Neurosociology Social Neuroscience Philosophy of Neuroscience Neuroethics Neuro-education brain cognition computational neuroscience emotion John Dewey neuroscience pragmatism

Editors and affiliations

  • Tibor Solymosi
    • 1
  • John R. Shook
    • 2
  1. 1.Mercyhurst UniversityUSA
  2. 2.University at BuffaloUSA

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