Chapter 11. Individualism

  1. Stephen P. Stich and
  2. Ted A. Warfield
  1. Robert A. Wilson

Published Online: 13 DEC 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470998762.ch11

The Blackwell Guide to Philosophy of Mind

The Blackwell Guide to Philosophy of Mind

How to Cite

Wilson, R. A. (2003) Individualism, in The Blackwell Guide to Philosophy of Mind (eds S. P. Stich and T. A. Warfield), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Malden, MA, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470998762.ch11

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 13 DEC 2007
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2003

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780631217749

Online ISBN: 9780470998762

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Keywords:

  • individualism;
  • philosophy;
  • mental states;
  • cognitive science;
  • causal determination

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Getting to Twin Earth: What's in the Head?

  • The Cognitive Science Gesture

  • Functionalism, Physicalism, and Individualism

  • The Appeal to Causal Powers

  • Externalism and Metaphysics

  • The Debate Over Marr's Theory of Vision

  • Exploitative Representation and Wide Computationalism

  • Narrow Content and Marr's Theory

  • Individualism and the Problem of Self-knowledge