Chapter 20. Representationalism about Consciousness

  1. Max Velmans and
  2. Susan Schneider
  1. William Seager and
  2. David Bourget

Published Online: 13 DEC 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470751466.ch21

The Blackwell Companion to Consciousness

The Blackwell Companion to Consciousness

How to Cite

Seager, W. and Bourget, D. (2007) Representationalism about Consciousness, in The Blackwell Companion to Consciousness (eds M. Velmans and S. Schneider), Blackwell Publishing, Malden, MA, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470751466.ch21

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 13 DEC 2007
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405120197

Online ISBN: 9780470751466

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Keywords:

  • representationalism;
  • consciousness;
  • rescue;
  • exhaustion thesis;
  • approaches

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • The Way of Ideas

  • Representation to the Rescue

  • The Exhaustion Th esis

  • Wide vs. Narrow Representationalism

  • Relational and Projectivist Approaches to the Exhaustion Th esis

  • Transparent Experience

  • The Demarcation Problem

  • Introspective Minds

  • Conclusion