Consciousness and Intentionality: Models and Modalities of Attribution

Philosophy of mind has been one of the most active fields in philosophy for the past three decades. One of the most significant factors in the development of this discipline has been the emergence of cognitive science and the interest philosophers have taken in the empirical study of mind. Another e...

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Bibliographic Details
Other Authors: Fisette, D. (Editor)
Format: eBook
Published: Dordrecht Springer Netherlands 1999, 1999
Edition:1st ed. 1999
Series:The Western Ontario Series in Philosophy of Science, A Series of Books in Philosophy of Science, Methodology, Epistemology, Logic, History of Science, and Related Fields
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Collection: Springer Book Archives -2004 - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Table of Contents:
  • 1: Intentionality and Consciousness
  • State Consciousness Revisited
  • Conscious Intentionality
  • Intentionality, Consciousness and the System’s Perspective
  • Consciousness as valued procedural mode of apprehension
  • 2: Qualia and Perception
  • The Colors and Shapes of Visual Experiences
  • Qualia and Representations
  • Filling-in: Visual Science and the Philosophy of Perception
  • Perception, Particulars and Predicates
  • 3: Content Ascription
  • Pretense in Prediction: Simulation and Understanding Minds
  • Pragmatic Aspects of Content Determination
  • On the Principle of Charity and the Sources of Indeterminacy
  • Davidson, Indeterminacy, and Measurement
  • 4: Intentional Causation and Content Individuation
  • Davidson on Intentional Causation
  • Externalism, Dedicto Beliefs, Proper Names and Reference Determination
  • Two Concepts of Belief
  • References