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Wittgenstein and the Philosophy of Mind

Jonathan Ellis and Daniel Guevara (eds)

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780199737666
eISBN:
9780199933372
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199737666.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind, General

The status of Wittgenstein’s work in contemporary philosophy of mind is peculiar. While few philosophers of mind would deny that Wittgenstein had at least some helpful things to say concerning ... More


The Common Mind: An Essay on Psychology, Society, and Politics

Philip Pettit

Published in print:
1996
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780195106459
eISBN:
9780199872251
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0195106458.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind

This book is in three sections, with two chapters in each. It begins with questions of psychology: questions to do with what it means to be an intentional agent and, in particular, what it means to ... More


Practical Irrationality and the Structure of Decision Theory

Joseph Heath

in Weakness of Will and Practical Irrationality

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
January 2005
ISBN:
9780199257362
eISBN:
9780191601842
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0199257361.003.0011
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind

Any theory of practical irrationality necessarily imposes a division of labour between an account of the agent's intentional states and how these are formed, and an account of how these intentional ... More


Thought

Philip Pettit

in The Common Mind: An Essay on Psychology, Society, and Politics

Published in print:
1996
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780195106459
eISBN:
9780199872251
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0195106458.003.0002
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind

A subject will be a thinking subject if and only if, among the things that it can do intentionally, it can do things that are designed to promote the prospect of its meeting various constraints of ... More


For Holism, Against Atomism

Philip Pettit

in The Common Mind: An Essay on Psychology, Society, and Politics

Published in print:
1996
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780195106459
eISBN:
9780199872251
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0195106458.003.0004
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind

This issue between individualism and collectivism has to do with how far individuals are compromised from on high, by aggregate or structural factors. It is a vertical issue, as we may put it. The ... More


Rule-Following Revisited

Warren Goldfarb

in Wittgenstein and the Philosophy of Mind

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780199737666
eISBN:
9780199933372
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199737666.003.0005
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind, General

This chapter argues that Wittgenstein does not aim, as many interpreters suggest, to show that our practices of rule-following are groundless, but nor does he aim to show that these practices are ... More


The Private Language Argument One More Time

Robert J. Fogelin

in Wittgenstein and the Philosophy of Mind

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780199737666
eISBN:
9780199933372
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199737666.003.0006
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind, General

This chapter rejects its own prior interpretation Wittgenstein’s discussions of private language, according to which Wittgenstein’s goal is to provide an argument intended to establish the thesis ... More


Rules, Privacy, and Physicalism

Jim Hopkins

in Wittgenstein and the Philosophy of Mind

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780199737666
eISBN:
9780199933372
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199737666.003.0007
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind, General

This chapter puts Wittgenstein’s discussion of rule-following and privacy to novel use in an argument for physicalism about the mind. The chapter proceeds with evident concern to keep controversy and ... More


Surprise and misrepresentation

Jakob Hohwy

in The Predictive Mind

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780199682737
eISBN:
9780191766350
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199682737.003.0009
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind

This chapter deals with a series of philosophical problems. Primarily, it is the problem of misrepresentation, namely how an account of perceptual content can make room for the possibility of ... More


The Embedded View

Nico Orlandi

in The Innocent Eye: Why Vision Is Not a Cognitive Process

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
August 2014
ISBN:
9780199375035
eISBN:
9780199375059
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199375035.003.0002
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind

The aim of this chapter is to present the view that the book defends (the Embedded View) and to discuss it in relation to models of vision in perceptual psychology. The embedded view emerges from ... More


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