Counterfactuals: Paths of the Might Have Been

Counterfactuals: Paths of the Might Have Been[Download] ➾ Counterfactuals: Paths of the Might Have Been ➹ Christopher Prendergast – Heartforum.co.uk What are counterfactuals and what is their point In many cases, none at all It may be true that if kangaroos didn t have tails, they would fall over, but they do have tails and if they didn t they wou What are counterfactuals and what is their point of the PDF ✓ In many cases, none at all It may be true that if kangaroos Counterfactuals: Paths eBook ☆ didn t have tails, they would fall over, but they do have tails and if they didn t they wouldn t be Paths of the PDF Î kangaroos or would they This is the sort of thing that can give counterfactuals a bad name, as inhabitants of a La La Land of the mind On the other hand, counterfactuals do useful service across a broad range of disciplines in both the sciences and the humanities, including philosophy, history, cosmology, biology, cognitive psychology, jurisprudence, economics, art history, literary theory They are also richly, albeit sometimes treacherously, present in the everyday human realm of how our lives are both imagined and lived in the crossroads scenario of decision making, the place of regret in retrospective assessments of paths taken and not taken, and, at the outer limit, as the wish not to have been bornChristopher Prendergast take us on a dizzying exploratory journey through some of these intellectual and human landscapes, mobilizing a wide range of reference from antiquity to the present, and sustained by the belief that, whether as help or hindrance, and with many variations across cultures, counterfactual thinking and imagining are fundamental to what it is to be human.

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    Counterfactuals: Paths of the Might Have Been Epub ↠ La Land of the mind On the other hand, counterfactuals do useful service across a broad range of disciplines in both the sciences and the humanities, including philosophy, history, cosmology, biology, cognitive psychology, jurisprudence, economics, art history, literary theory They are also richly, albeit sometimes treacherously, present in the everyday human realm of how our lives are both imagined and lived in the crossroads scenario of decision making, the place of regret in retrospective assessments of paths taken and not taken, and, at the outer limit, as the wish not to have been bornChristopher Prendergast take us on a dizzying exploratory journey through some of these intellectual and human landscapes, mobilizing a wide range of reference from antiquity to the present, and sustained by the belief that, whether as help or hindrance, and with many variations across cultures, counterfactual thinking and imagining are fundamental to what it is to be human."/>
  • Paperback
  • 256 pages
  • Counterfactuals: Paths of the Might Have Been
  • Christopher Prendergast
  • 05 October 2019
  • 1350090093

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