Home » The Situated Self by J.T. Ismael
The Situated Self J.T. Ismael

The Situated Self

J.T. Ismael

Published December 1st 2008
ISBN : 9780195375039
Paperback
272 pages
Enter the sum

 About the Book 

J.T. Ismaels monograph is an ambitious contribution to metaphysics and the philosophy of language and mind. She tackles a philosophical question whose origin goes back to Descartes: What am I? The self is not a mere thing among things--but if so,MoreJ.T. Ismaels monograph is an ambitious contribution to metaphysics and the philosophy of language and mind. She tackles a philosophical question whose origin goes back to Descartes: What am I? The self is not a mere thing among things--but if so, what is it, and what is its relationship to the world? Ismael is an original and creative thinker who tries to understand our problematic concepts about the self and how they are related to our use of language in particular.