Perspectives on Self-Deception (Topics in Philosophy #6) (Paperback)

By Brian P. McLaughlin (Editor), Amélie Oksenberg Rorty (Editor)

University of California Press, 9780520061231, 568pp.

Publication Date: September 1, 1988

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Description

Students of philosophy, psychology, sociology, and literature will welcome this collection of original essays on self-deception and related phenomena such as wishful thinking, bad faith, and false consciousness. The book has six sections, each exploring self-deception and related phenomena from a different perspective.


About the Author

Brian P. McLaughlin is an Assistant Professor of Philosophy and Amélie Oksenberg Rorty is a Professor of Philosophy at Rutgers University.