The Admissible Contents of Experience

The Admissible Contents of Experience

Editor(s): Katherine Hawley, Fiona Macpherson

Published Online: 14 OCT 2011 05:24AM EST

Print ISBN: 9781444333350

Online ISBN: 9781444343915

DOI: 10.1002/9781444343915

About this Book

Which objects and properties are represented in perceptual experience, and how are we able to determine this? The papers in this collection address these questions together with other fundamental questions about the nature of perceptual content.

  • The book draws together papers by leading international philosophers of mind, including Alex  Byrne (MIT), Alva Noë (University of California, Berkeley), Tim Bayne (St Catherine's College, Oxford), Michael Tye (University of Texas, Austin), Richard Price (All Souls College, Oxford) and Susanna Siegel (Harvard University)
  • Essays address the central questions surrounding the content of perceptual experience
  • Investigates how are we able to determine the admissible contents of experience
  • Published in association with the journal Philosophical Quarterly

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