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              Books by P. M. S. Hacker

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              Philosophical Investigations
               

              Philosophical Investigations (Paperback, 4th Edition)

              By Wittgenstein, Ludwig; Edited by Hacker, P. M. S.; Schulte, Joachim

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              An en face German-English version of one of the most important works of 20th-century philosophy. It corrects mistakes to text and illustrations and misleading renderings of the German in Anscombe's earlier translation.

              ISBN 9781405159296
              Released NZ 6 Nov 2009
              Publisher John Wiley & Sons Australia Lt
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              Wittgenstein: Connections and Controversies
               

              Wittgenstein: Connections and Controversies (Hardback)

              By Hacker, P. M. S.

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              Contains thirteen thematically linked essays on different aspects of the philosophy of Wittgenstein. After an introductory overview of Wittgenstein's philosophy, the following essays fall into two classes. These essays aim to shed light upon different aspects of Wittgenstein's th...ought, and upon the controversies which it has stimulated.
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              ISBN 9780199245697
              Released NZ 1 Jan 2002
              Publisher Oxford University Press (S1)
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              Wittgenstein's Place in Twentieth-Century Analytic Philosophy

              Wittgenstein's Place in Twentieth-Century Analytic Philosophy (Paperback)

              By Hacker, P. M. S.

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              An account of Wittgenstein's impact upon 20th-century analytic philosophy, from the turn of the century to its subsequent decline. The book locates Wittgenstein in his historical context. The major criticisms of Wittgenstein's later philosophy are also evaluated.

              ISBN 9780631200994
              Released NZ 2 Oct 1996
              Publisher John Wiley & Sons Australia Lt
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              The Passions: A Study of Human Nature

              The Passions: A Study of Human Nature (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Hacker, P. M. S.

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              A survey of astonishing breadth and penetration. No cognitive neuroscientist should ever conduct an experiment in the domain of the emotions without reading this book, twice. Parashkev Nachev, Institute of Neurology, UCL There is not a slack moment in the whole of this impressive... work.
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              ISBN 9781119440468
              Released NZ 8 Dec 2017
              Publisher John Wiley & Sons Australia Lt
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              Wittgenstein: Understanding and Meaning: Volume 1 of an Analytical Commentary on the Philosophical Investigations, Part I: Essays

              Wittgenstein: Understanding and Meaning: Volume 1 of an Analytical Commentary on the Philosophical Investigations, Part I: Essays (Paperback, 2nd Edition)

              By Baker, Gordon P.; Hacker, P. M. S.

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              Includes two different essays: 'Meaning and Use' and 'The Recantation of a Metaphysician'. This book offers coverage of the essays: 'The Augustinian Conception of Language', 'The Language-Game Method', 'Contextual Dicta and Contextual Principles', 'Philosophy', and 'Surveyability... and Surveyable Representations'.
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              ISBN 9781405199247
              Released NZ 20 Nov 2009
              Publisher John Wiley & Sons Australia Lt
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              Wittgenstein: Understanding and Meaning: Volume 1 of an Analytical Commentary on the Philosophical Investigations, Part I: Essays

              Wittgenstein: Understanding and Meaning: Volume 1 of an Analytical Commentary on the Philosophical Investigations, Part I: Essays (Hardback, 2nd Edition)

              By Baker, Gordon P.; Hacker, P. M. S.

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              Part of the four-volume Analytical Commentary on the Philosophical Investigations , this book covers Wittgenstein's philosophical investigations.

              ISBN 9781405101769
              Released NZ 17 Dec 2004
              Publisher John Wiley & Sons Australia Lt
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              Human Nature: The Categorial Framework
               

              Human Nature: The Categorial Framework (Paperback)

              By Hacker, P. M. S.

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              This major new study returns to Aristotle in order to examine the salient categories in terms of which we think about ourselves and our nature. An overview of the concepts of substance, causation, power and agency provides the background for an investigation into teleology, ratio...nality and explanations of behaviour in terms of reasons.
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              ISBN 9781444332483
              Released NZ 4 Jun 2010
              Publisher John Wiley & Sons Australia Lt
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              History of Cognitive Neuroscience

              History of Cognitive Neuroscience (Hardback)

              By Bennett, M. R.; Hacker, P. M. S.

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              Documents major neuroscientific experiments and theories. This book views the evolution of brain science through the lens of its principal figures and experiments. It includes more than 100 illustrations.

              ISBN 9781405181822
              Released NZ 24 Oct 2008
              Publisher John Wiley & Sons Australia Lt
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              Wittgenstein: Rules, Grammar and Necessity: Volume 2 of an Analytical Commentary on the Philosophical Investigations, Essays and Exegesis 185-242

              Wittgenstein: Rules, Grammar and Necessity: Volume 2 of an Analytical Commentary on the Philosophical Investigations, Essays and Exegesis 185-242 (Hardback, 2nd Edition)

              By Baker, Gordon P.; Hacker, P. M. S.

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              Offers coverage of the Wittgenstein's complex and controversial remarks on various rules. This book includes essay on communitarian and individualist conceptions of rule-following.

              ISBN 9781405184083
              Released NZ 20 Nov 2009
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              Human Nature: The Categorial Framework

              Human Nature: The Categorial Framework (Hardback)

              By Hacker, P. M. S.

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              Examines the salient categories in terms of which we think about ourselves and our nature, and the distinctive forms of explanation we invoke to render ourselves intelligible to ourselves. This title uses broad categories, such as substance, causation, agency and power to examine... how we think about ourselves and our nature.
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              ISBN 9781405147286
              Released NZ 9 Aug 2007
              Publisher John Wiley & Sons Australia Lt
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