Over the last two decades, debates over the viability of commonsense psychology have been center stage in both cognitive science and the philosophy of mind. Eliminativists have argued that advances in cognitive science and neuroscience will ultimately justify a rejection of our "folk" theory of the mind, and of its ontology. In the first half of this book Stich, who was at one time a leading advocate of eliminativism, maintains that even if the sciences develop in the ways that eliminativists foresee, none of the arguments ...

Deconstructing the Mind 1998, Oxford University Press, USA, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780195126662

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Deconstructing the Mind 1996, Oxford University Press, USA, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780195100815

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