Space-Perception and the Philosophy of Science (Paperback)

By Patrick A. Heelan

University of California Press, 9780520057395, 300pp.

Publication Date: January 20, 1989

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Description

Drawing on the phenomenological tradition in the philosophy of science and philosophy of nature, Patrick Heelan concludes that perception is a cognitive, world-building act, and is therefore never absolute or finished.


About the Author

Patrick A. Heelan is Professor of Philosophy at the State University of New York at Stony Brook.