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Mental causation : investigating the mind's powers in a natural world

Author: Jens Harbecke
Publisher: Frankfurt ; New Brunswick : Ontos Verlag, 2008.
Series: Metaphysical research, Bd. 8.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This work is a systematic investigation of a range of solutions offered today for the philosophical problem of mental causation.

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Harbecke, Jens.
Mental Causation : Investigating the Mind's Powers in a Natural World.
Munchen : De Gruyter, ©2013
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Jens Harbecke
ISBN: 9783110324846 3110324849 3938793945 9783938793947 3110324490 9783110324495
OCLC Number: 854568756
Description: 1 online resource (434 pages) : illustrations.
Contents: ""Table of contents""; ""Acknowledgements""; ""Introduction""; ""Chapter 1The Problem of Mental Causation: premises andcentral principles""; ""1.1 Formulations of the Problem""; ""1.2 Supervenience""; ""1.3 Multiple realization and functional states""; ""1.4 Epiphenomena and the Eleatic Principle""; ""1.5 Theoretical economy and explanatory strength""; ""1.6 The neutrality of the Problem""; ""Chapter 2Canonical solutions to the Problem""; ""2.1 Dualism""; ""2.2 Physicalism""; ""2.3 Special cases""; ""2.4 Summary and conclusion""; ""Chapter 3New compatibilism and mental causation"" ""3.1 The “constitutionalist� approach""""3.2 The “determinationist� approach""; ""3.3 Theories inspired by the “determinationist� approach""; ""3.4 Critique""; ""3.5 Summary and conclusion""; ""Chapter 4Open solutions""; ""4.1 Introductory remarks""; ""4.2 Reviewing the solutions""; ""4.3 Overdeterminationism Lite pursued""; ""4.4 Plural Determinism pursued""; ""4.5 Overdeterminationism Lite vs. Plural Determinism""; ""4.6 Summary and Conclusion""; ""Bibliography""
Series Title: Metaphysical research, Bd. 8.
Responsibility: Jens Harbecke.

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