Folk Psychology Re-Assessed

1.1. FOLK PSYCHOLOGY, THEORY OF MIND AND SIMULATION The tasks we face in our day to day social lives are quite heterogeneous but many of them make a common demand upon us. They require us to understand and interact with other people and, in most social encounters, we exhibit a special sensitivity to...

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Corporate Author: SpringerLink (Online service)
Other Authors: Hutto, D. (Editor), Ratcliffe, Matthew M. (Editor)
Format: eBook
Published: Dordrecht Springer Netherlands 2007, 2007
Edition:1st ed. 2007
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Collection: Springer eBooks 2005- - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Table of Contents:
  • Emotion, Perception, and Interaction
  • Expression and Empathy
  • We Share, Therefore We Think
  • Logical and Phenomenological Arguments Against Simulation Theory
  • Persons, Pronouns, and Perspectives
  • Reasons, Norms, Narratives and Institutions
  • There are Reasons and Reasons
  • Folk Psychology Without Theory or Simulation
  • The Regulative Dimension of Folk Psychology
  • Folk Psychology: Science and Morals
  • Folk Psychology and Freedom of the Will
  • The Fragmentation of Folk Psychology
  • Critter Psychology: On the Possibility of Nonhuman Animal Folk Psychology
  • Folk Psychology Does not Exist
  • From Folk Psychology to Commonsense