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On the distinction between Content Realism and Realism about Intentional States

Kanellou, Aspassia (2008) On the distinction between Content Realism and Realism about Intentional States. In: UNSPECIFIED.

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In this paper I examine following Jerry Fodor a distinction between Standard Realism about psychological States and intentional or content realism. I try to assess whether Standard Realism and Intentional Realism can satisfy the following two conditions: condition a The content of psychological states can satisfy a type-token distinction. condition b. The content of psychological states is causally relevant to action.


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Kanellou, Aspassia
Keywords: language of thought, realism about psychology
Subjects: General Issues > Realism/Anti-realism
Depositing User: Aspassia Kanellou
Date Deposited: 05 Jan 2008
Last Modified: 07 Oct 2010 15:16
Item ID: 3802
URI: http://philsci-archive.pitt.edu/id/eprint/3802

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