Edward Feser's book is a fine introduction to the contemporary issues in Philosophy of Mind.
The nonprofessional who wants to read about the philosophy of mind for their own knowledge or enjoyment but who want to read one book not a thousand.
The book includes a glossary that defines the words and concepts to a full grasp of each essential idea.
In my opinion this is a clear, balanced and understandable introductary book about "Philosophy of Mind". Read morePublished 7 months ago by Per Jerstad
The best introductory book on the Philosophy of mind I have ever read. This book gives a good concise summary of all the basic puzzles concerning the mind-body and related... Read morePublished 13 months ago by Ronin
I offer readers of this review a caveat: Much of this book is so profound that it is above me. What I did understand I found very insightful. Read morePublished 15 months ago by GoneWest
This is the third book Iv'e read by Edward Feser-the other two being Aquinas and The Last Superstition which I highly recommend-and as always I find myself to have learned a great... Read morePublished 15 months ago by Stevie Jake
The text does break down the material into its elementary components where anyone without a background in Philosophy can understand. Read morePublished 17 months ago by Brian Wood
While I personally recommend Jaegwon Kim's introduction Philosophy of Mind to any readers who want a better understanding and familiarity with the field I also think that Feser's... Read morePublished on September 14, 2012 by Philonous