Featuring updates and the inclusion of nine new chapters, Analytic Philosophy: An Anthology, 2nd Edition
offers a comprehensive and authoritative collection of the most influential readings in analytic philosophy written over the past hundred years.
- Features broad coverage of analytic philosophy, including such topics as ethics, methodology, and freedom and personal identity
Focuses on classic or seminal articles that were especially influential or significant
New articles in this edition include “Proof of an External World” by G. E. Moore, “Criteria, Defeasibility, and Knowledge” by John McDowell, “Sensations and Brain Processes” by J. J. C. Smart, selections from Sense and Sensibilia by J. L. Austin, “Other Bodies” by Tyler Burge, “Individualism and Supervenience” by Jerry Fodor, “Responsibility and Avoidability” by Roderick Chisholm, “Alternative Possibilities and Moral Responsibility” by Harry Frankfurt, and “Personal Identity” by Derek Parfit
Offers diverse approaches to analytic philosophy by including readings from Austin, Wittgenstein, Quine, and Davidson