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The unity of the mind

Author: D H M Brooks
Publisher: New York, N.Y. : St. Martin's Press, 1994.
Series: Studies in contemporary philosophy.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Investigates commissurotomy or split-brain patients, multiple personality disorder, as well as self-deception, and considers the theories of classical philosophers in the light of current  Read more...

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Brooks, D.H.M.
Unity of the mind.
New York, N.Y. : St. Martin's Press, 1994
(OCoLC)768170291
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: D H M Brooks
ISBN: 0333604970 9780333604977 0312120176 9780312120177
OCLC Number: 29030583
Notes: "In association with the Scots Philosophical Club."
Description: xi, 174 pages ; 23 cm.
Contents: 1. Split Brains, Scattered Agents and Group Minds. Split Brains and Scattered Agents. Group Minds. Evidence for Group Minds --
2. Is the Problem of the Unity of Mind a Pseudo-Problem? The No-Ownership Thesis. The Ascription of Experiences. Mind, Self and Consciousness. Unity of Consciousness and Unity of Self-Reflexiveness --
3. Hume's Bundle Theory of the Mind. Hume's Theory. Outside the Stream of Consciousness. Explaining the Stream of Consciousness --
4. The Kantian Response. Strawson's Kant. Synthesis and Reflexivity. Group Minds Again --
5. The Unity of the Mind. Relational Criteria of Mental Unity. The Unity of the Mind is the Unity of a Machine. The Essence of Mind for Persons --
6. Functionalism and the Machine Model. The Nature of a Machine. Theories of the Mind. Ambitious Functionalism. Ramsey Sentence Functionalism --
7. Irrationality and the Splitting of the Self. Self-Deception and Other Deception. A Mechanism for Self-Deception. Alternative Criteria of Mental Unity. One Mind; Two Consciousnesses? --
8. Individuating Minds and Agents. Individuating Agents by Actions. The Grounds of Action Ascriptions. Goal Systems. Belief Systems. Appendix: Naturalness.
Series Title: Studies in contemporary philosophy.
Responsibility: D.H.M. Brooks.

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