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World Thinkers 2014: Daniel Dennett

Philosopher, US

By Prospect Team  

Daniel Dennett is co-director of the Center for Cognitive Studies at Tufts University and author of Intuition Pumps and Other Tools for Thinking (Allen Lane, 2013) and co-author, with Linda LaScola, of Caught in the Pulpit: Leaving Belief Behind (Congruity, 2013). Dennett has written extensively on topics such as free will, philosophy of the mind, evolutionary and religion.

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