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The Raymond Tallis Reader

by Raymond Tallis

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Published by Palgrave Macmillan .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Criticism (Philosophy),
  • Philosophy of mind,
  • Literature: Classics

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10387928M
    ISBN 100312237685
    ISBN 109780312237684
    OCLC/WorldCa44075907

      Raymond C. Tallis , FRCP, FRSA (born 10 October in Liverpool, Lancashire) is a philosopher, poet, novelist, cultural critic and a retired medical physician andclinical neuroscientist. Specialising in geriatrics, Tallis served on several UK commissions on medical care of the aged and was an editor or major contributor to two key textbooks in the Born: (age 68–69), Liverpool, .   The Knowing Animal by Raymond Tallis, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.5/5(5).

    Looking for books by Raymond Tallis? See all books authored by Raymond Tallis, including Aping Mankind: Neuromania, Darwinitis and the Misrepresentation of Humanity, and The Kingdom of Infinite Space: A Fantastical Journey Around Your Head, and more on RAYMOND TALLIS trained as a doctor and since has been Professor and a Consultant in Health Care of the Elderly in Salford, Manchester. He was Project Director of Neurosciences between and overseeing the development of a new neurosciences centre and a neuroscience service for the three million population of Greater Manchester.

    ‘The life in question is said to be RT – or Raymond Tallis’, he tells me, ‘but, of course, really, I’m only an exemplar, and most of the things in the book are about anyone really. Explore books by Raymond Tallis with our selection at Click and Collect from your local Waterstones or get FREE UK delivery on orders over £


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The Raymond Tallis Reader provides a comprehensive survey of the work of this passionate, perceptive and often controversial thinker. Key selections from Tallis's major works are supplemented by Michael Grant's detailed introduction and linking commentary/5.

The Raymond Tallis Reader provides a comprehensive survey of the work of this passionate, perceptive and often controversial thinker.

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We ask whether virtual reality is the answer to cure post-traumatic stress for soldiers who have served in Iraq. Raymond Tallis attempts to tackle what the human brain is and isn't, and details the many wonderful capabilities it has which are unique to us humans. I'd love to be able to say that this book is a great read for the casual reader, but I can' by: Raymond The Raymond Tallis Reader book has 54 books on Goodreads with ratings.

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The Raymond Tallis Reader provides a comprehensive survey of the work of this passionate, perceptive and often controversial thinker. Key selections from Tallis's major works are supplemented by Michael Grant's detailed introduction and linking commentary. The Raymond Tallis Reader provides a comprehensive survey of the work of this passionate, perceptive and often controversial thinker.

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Buy The Raymond Tallis Reader by Tallis, R., Grant, M. (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low 5/5(1). Tallis counts a hunger for food, a hunger for pleasure, a hunger for other people - "Everybody's got a hungry heart", as Bruce Springsteen noted - and a fourth, "spiritual" hunger, for happiness.

We are, argues Tallis, infinitely more interesting and complex than we appear in the mirror of biology. Combative, fearless and thought-provoking, Aping Mankind is an important book and one that scientists, cultural commentators and policy-makers cannot ignore. This Routledge Classics edition includes a new preface by the Author.

It is a worthy goal and a persuasive argument An absorbing book that will reward the patient reader with a deeper insight into the problem of time. Andrew Crumey, Wall Street Journal [Tallis's] monumental of Of Time and Lamentation is a vigorous response to the dominant view that physics has the last word on time I applaud Tallis's.

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Pages: Raymond Tallis questions an argument for panpsychism. Philip Goff, consciousness researcher at Durham University, is one of the most fearless of contemporary philosophers. His latest book Galileo’s Error: A New Science of Consciousness is a defence of panpsychism – a philosophical position that until recently was dismissed as simply crazy.

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Title: Not Saussure: A Critique of Post-Saussurean Literary Theory. In this beautifully written, personal meditation on life and living, Raymond Tallis reflects on the fundamental fact of existence: that it is finite.

Inspired by E. Forster&#;s thought that &#;Death destroys a man but the idea of it saves him,&#; Tallis invites readers to look back Brand: Yale University Press. The book also celebrates the hand in human life: the almost miraculous complexity of its manipulative, exploratory and communicative functions.

Raymond Tallis combines philosophical reflection with a light-hearted look at gestures, the role of each finger, the origins of numbers - and the case for and against what he names 'handkind'/5(8). Follow Raymond Tallis and explore their bibliography from 's Raymond Tallis Author Page.

Written for the general reader with “a sub-philosophical frame of mind”, this study will re-pay reading more than once — and then again. The Rt Revd Dr John Saxbee is a former Bishop of Lincoln.

Logos: The mystery of how we make sense of the world Raymond Tallis Agenda Publishing £25 () Church Times Bookshop £Raymond Tallis likes a fight.

Tallis "does both the reader and these thinkers an injustice" by declaring Thoughts on Humans and Other Animals, a book that relieved Tallis of any need to.Author Information.

Raymond Tallis trained in medicine at Oxford University and at St Thomas’ Hospital London before becoming Professor of Geriatric Medicine at the University of Manchester.

He was elected a Fellow of the Academy of Medical Sciences for his research in clinical neuroscience and he has played a key role in developing guidelines for the care of stroke .