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Published: 24 September 2015

568 Pages | 17 illustrations


ISBN: 9780199857036

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Problems from Reid

James Van Cleve

  • Shows why Thomas Reid (1710-96) deserves a place alongside the other canonical figures of modern philosophy
  • Expounds Reid's positions and arguments on a wide range of topics, taking interpretive stands on points where his meaning is disputed
  • Examines a range of topics includingReid's account of perception and its relation to sensation, conception, and belief; his nativist account of the origin of the concepts of space and power; and many more