Overview

mind


Related Overviews

spirit

idealism

René Descartes (1596—1650) French philosopher, mathematician

materialism

 

'mind' can also refer to...

 

More Like This

Show all results sharing these subjects:

  • Arts and Humanities
  • Medicine and Health

GO

Show Summary Details

Quick Reference

Essentially an abstract concept, the word used to describe the sentient parts of the brain responsible for intellectual function; emotions; ability to conceptualize, formulate creative thoughts, and translate these into tangible form, for instance as physical structures, works of art, musical compositions, or literary works.

Subjects: Arts and Humanities — Medicine and Health.


Reference entries

See all related reference entries in Oxford Index »


Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content. Please, subscribe or login to access all content.