Journals Higher Education



Published: 06 January 2012

416 Pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780195389364

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Knowing How

Essays on Knowledge, Mind, and Action

Edited by John Bengson and Marc A. Moffett

  • All essays are previously unpublished and are written by leading figures in contemporary philosophy and linguistics.
  • Contains interdisciplinary articles discussing recent empirical research (e.g., the psychology of skill) and state of the art linguistic theory (e.g., Construction Grammar).
  • Several essays discuss Ryle's legacy and explore the notion of practical knowledge in Greek philosophy, tracing the origins of the contemporary debate and inspiring the topic with a historical perspective.