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Mind (journal)

Mind 
Abbreviated title (ISO 4)
Mind
Discipline Philosophy
Language English
Edited by Thomas Baldwin
Publication details
Publisher
Oxford University Press on behalf of the Mind Association (United Kingdom)
Publication history
1876–present
Frequency Quarterly
Indexing
ISSN 0026-4423 (print)
1460-2113 (web)
LCCN sn98-23315
OCLC no. 40463594
JSTOR 00264423
Links
  • Journal homepage
  • Online access
  • Online archive

Mind is a British peer-reviewed academic journal, currently published by Oxford University Press on behalf of the Mind Association, which deals with philosophy in the analytic tradition. Its institutional home is the University of York.

Contents

  • History and profile 1
  • Editors-in-chief 2
  • 3 Notable articles
    • Late 19th century 3.1
    • Early 20th century 3.2
    • Mid 20th century 3.3
    • Late 20th century 3.4
  • See also 4
  • References 5
  • External links 6

History and profile

Mind was established in 1876 by the Scottish philosopher Thomas Baldwin (University of York).

Although the journal now focuses on analytic philosophy, it began as a journal dedicated to the question of whether psychology could be a legitimate natural science. In the first issue, Robertson wrote:

Now, if there were a journal that set itself to record all advances in psychology, and gave encouragement to special researches by its readiness to publish them, the uncertainty hanging over the subject could hardly fail to be dispelled. Either psychology would in time pass with general consent into the company of the sciences, or the hollowness of its pretensions would be plainly revealed. Nothing less, in fact, is aimed at in the publication of Mind than to procure a decision of this question as to the scientific standing of psychology.[2]

Many famous essays have been published in Mind by such figures as Charles Darwin, J. M. E. McTaggart and Noam Chomsky. Three of the most famous, arguably, are Lewis Carroll's "What the Tortoise Said to Achilles" (1895), Bertrand Russell's "On Denoting" (1905), and Alan Turing's "Computing Machinery and Intelligence" (1950), in which he first proposed the Turing test.

Editors-in-chief

The following persons have been editors-in-chief of Mind:

Notable articles

Late 19th century

Early 20th century

Mid 20th century

Late 20th century

See also

References

  1. ^ a b D. Brett King et. al. (1995). "History of Sport Psychology in Cultural Magazines of the Victorian Era" (PDF). The Sport Psychologist 9. Retrieved 13 August 2015. 
  2. ^ Robertson, , 1 (1): 1876, p. 3Mind"Prefatory Words," ; quoted at Alexander Klein, The Rise of Empiricism: William James, Thomas Hill Green, and the Struggle over Psychology, p. 92 [2]

External links

  • Official website
  • Free access to 1876–1922 volumes
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