Naturalism and the Human Condition: Against Scientism by Frederick A. Olafson PDF

By Frederick A. Olafson

Naturalism and the Human Condition is a compelling account of why naturalism, or the 'scientific world-view' can't supply a whole account of who and what we're as human beings.
Drawing on resources together with Heidegger, Merleau-Ponty, Husserl and Sartre, Olafson exposes the boundaries of naturalism and stresses the significance of great philosophical research of human nature.

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