I am grateful to Samuel Guttenplan, Barbara Malt, and an anonymous referee for helpful feedback. My greatest debt goes to Edouard Machery for ongoing discussion and for his important contributions to the literature on concepts.
Can Concept Empiricism Forestall Eliminativism?
Version of Record online: 18 OCT 2010
© 2010 Blackwell Publishing Ltd
Mind & Language
Volume 25, Issue 5, pages 612–621, November 2010
How to Cite
PRINZ, J. (2010), Can Concept Empiricism Forestall Eliminativism?. Mind & Language, 25: 612–621. doi: 10.1111/j.1468-0017.2010.01404.x
- Issue online: 18 OCT 2010
- Version of Record online: 18 OCT 2010
In this commentary, I focus on Machery's criticism of Neo-Empiricism. I argue that Neo-Empiricism can survive Machery's critique, and I show that there is an empiricist strategy for forestalling eliminativism.