by William Lyons
from Modern Believing Vol 57:2 - April 2016

Abstract

An overview of English-speaking philosophy of mind in the 20th century, charting the influence of evolution and brain science in the demise of substance dualism.

Keywords:

BRAIN SCIENCE, CARTESIAN DUALISM, CONSCIOUSNESS, ELIMINATIVISM, EMERGENCE, EVOLUTION, FUNCTIONALISM, IDENTITY THEORY, PANPSYCHISM, PHILOSOPHY OF MIND, PROPERTY DUALISM


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