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Author Coulter, Jeff.
Title Brain, mind, and human behavior in contemporary cognitive science : critical assessments of the philosophy of psychology / Jeff Coulter and Wes Sharrock ; with a foreword by P.M.S. Hacker.
Imprint Lewiston, N.Y. : Edwin Mellen Press, [2007]
©2007

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 OTTERBEIN MAIN COLLECTION  BF38 .C759 2007    AVAILABLE  
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 OTTERBEIN MAIN COLLECTION  BF38 .C759 2007    AVAILABLE  
Subject Psychology -- Philosophy.
Cognitive science.
Neurosciences.
Philosophy of mind.
Cognitive Science.
Neurosciences.
Philosophy.
Psychological Theory.
Alt Name Sharrock, W. W. (Wes W.)
Description xx, 230 pages ; 24 cm
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 223-228) and index.
Contents Neural metaphysics -- Technical and ordinary language -- The Cartesian heritage and neuroscience -- Problems with "information" -- The physical and "symbolic" environments -- The storage conception of memory -- Neuralizing "voluntariness" -- Seeing colors -- Materialist conceptions of mind : a reappraisal -- The origins of materialism in the philosophy of mind -- Problems of the materialist theory of mind -- The "mental" and the "physical" -- Neural causation and freedom of action -- The problem of determinism -- Reconceiving Kornhuber-Libet -- "Folk psychology" and freedom -- Causes and rules -- On choosing -- Consciousness : the last mystery -- Human beings and "physical systems" -- "In the mind" does not signify : in psychology's remit -- Phenomenology of nothing -- No explanatory gap to bridge -- On "qualia" and zombies -- Memory : explaining capacities versus -- Explaining performances -- Dissolving the "projection problem" -- Sources of the problem -- Fodor's problems -- Can the problem be dissolved? -- Muddles about learning -- Fetishising "syntax" -- Intentional states and the "theory of mind" theory -- Extended mind.
ISBN 9780773453159
0773453156
OCLC # 157022837