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philosophy of mind wikipedia - philosophy of mind is a branch of philosophy that studies the nature of the mind the mind body problem is a paradigm issue in philosophy of mind although other issues are addressed such as the hard problem of consciousness and the nature of particular mental states aspects of the mind that are studied include mental events mental functions mental properties consciousness the ontology, whitehead alfred north internet encyclopedia of philosophy - alfred north whitehead 1861 1947 alfred north whitehead was a notable mathematician logician educator and philosopher the staggering complexity of whitehead s thought coupled with the extraordinary literary quality of his writing have conspired to make whitehead in an oft repeated saying one of the most quoted but least read philosophers in the western canon, analytic philosophy internet encyclopedia of philosophy - analytic philosophy the school of analytic philosophy has dominated academic philosophy in various regions most notably great britain and the united states since the early twentieth century it originated around the turn of the twentieth century as g e moore and bertrand russell broke away from what was then the dominant school in the british universities absolute idealism, philosophical dictionary copernicus cynicism - also see sep eb wsb and mmt cordemoy g raud de french philosopher and early follower of descartes in his efforts to resolve cartesian difficulties with the unobservable interaction of mind and body in his le discernment du corps et de l me the mind body distinction 1666 cordemoy noted how commonly the two elements of any human being fail to correspond with each other