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    • Being : a dialetheic interpretation of the late Heidegger 

      Casati, Filippo (University of St Andrews, 2017) - Thesis
      In my thesis, I present a novel interpretation of the so-called second Heidegger. In the first chapter I discuss the paradox of being, according to which talking and thinking about being leads to a contradiction. I also ...
    • Being and thinking in the social world : phenomenological illuminations of social cognition and human selfhood 

      Higgins, Joe (University of St Andrews, 2017-06-22) - Thesis
      At least since the time of Aristotle, it has been widely accepted that “man is by nature a social animal”. We eat, sleep, talk, laugh, cry, love, fight and create in ways that integrally depend on others and the social ...
    • A phenomenological-enactive theory of the minimal self 

      Welch, Brett (University of St Andrews, 2014-01-30) - Thesis
      The purpose of this project is to argue that we possess a minimal self. It will demonstrate that minimal selfhood arrives early in our development and continues to remain and influence us throughout our entire life. There ...
    • A pluralistic solution to the relationalism versus representationalism debate 

      Black, Paul Andrew (University of St Andrews, 2018-12-07) - Thesis
      A great deal of philosophy of perception literature has been concerned with determining the fundamental philosophical account of perception. The overwhelming majority of contemporary work in this area has advocated for ...
    • The sensorimotor theory of perceptual experience 

      Silverman, David (University of St Andrews, 2014-12-01) - Thesis
      The sensorimotor theory is an influential, non-mainstream account of perception and perceptual consciousness intended to improve in various ways on orthodox theories. It is often taken to be a variety of enactivism, and ...