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Author White, Peter A. (Peter Anthony), 1954-

Title Psychological metaphysics / Peter A. White.

Imprint London ; New York : Routledge, 1993.


Location Call No. Status
 University of Saint Joseph: Pope Pius XII Library - Standard Shelving Location  150.1 W587P    Check Shelf
Description xi, 324 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Series International library of psychology
International library of psychology.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 301-312) and indexes.
Contents 1. Introduction to psychological metaphysics -- pt. 1. General psychological metaphysics -- 2. Practical concerns and lay judgement -- 3. The nature of basicity in the psychological construction of reality -- 4. Foundations: basic categories and basic particulars -- 5. Why regularity information is not basic to causal understanding -- 6. The causal powers theory of causal processing -- 7. Origins and development of basic causal concepts -- pt. 2. Psychological metaphysics of the physical world -- 8. Fundamental assumptions about the nature of order in the physical world -- 9. Causal relations in the physical world -- 10. Causal order in nature -- pt. 3. Psychological metaphysics of the mind -- 11. The concept of action -- 12. Formation of beliefs about the mind -- 13. Implications for research in causal attribution -- 14. The battleground of the mind -- 15. Judgement and feelings.
Subject Social perception -- Philosophy.
Metaphysics -- Psychological aspects.
Knowledge, Sociology of.
Attribution (Social psychology)
Attribution (Social psychology) (OCoLC)fst00820913
Concepts. (OCoLC)fst00872969
Knowledge, Sociology of. (OCoLC)fst00988190
Metaphysics -- Psychological aspects. (OCoLC)fst01018309
Social perception -- Philosophy. (OCoLC)fst01122714
Sociale waarneming.
Psychologische aspecten.
Metaphysik. (DE-588)4038936-4
Philosophische Psychologie. (DE-588)4174289-8
Psychologie. (DE-588)4047704-6
cognition sociale -- constructivisme (philosophie) -- perception sociale -- réalité.
métaphysique -- psychologie.
Philosophische Psychologie.
Indexed Term Psychology Philosophy
ISBN 0415083311
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