A Return to Form in the Philosophy of Mind

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Abstract

In recent decades philosophy of mind has undergone a number of important transformations. In the first part of this essay I review a survey of the subject provided by Daniel Dennett some twenty years ago and consider the current state of affairs. Notwithstanding the rise of physicalist causal theories, the field now displays a degree of diversity that suggests disarray. In the second part of the essay I examine three central issues: the nature of persons, of thought, and of action, and present a series of hylomorphic accounts of each.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)253-77
Number of pages25
JournalRatio
Volume11
Issue number3
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Dec 1998

Keywords

  • INTENTIONALITY

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