John Macnamara

John Macnamara is Professor of Psychology and Director of the Program in the History and Philosophy of Science, McGill University.

Books by this Author

Historical Reflections on Psychology
By John Macnamara
In this lively book, John Macnamara shows how a number of important thinkers through the ages have approached problems of mental representation and the acquisition of knowledge. He discusses the relevance of these approaches to modern cognitive psychology, focusing on central themes that he believes have strongly influenced modern psychology. This is not a neutral historical survey, but a vehicle...