Fri 13 Jul, 2012 08:43 am - .Dear Friends,
I followed the discussion started by my post and and the replays to it of dalehileman and fresco . I see that thread as a collective effort to help answer some questions... (view)
Thu 7 Jun, 2012 08:24 am - Motivated by my interest in the philosophy of mind, I’m trying to understand the conflicting positions concerning the existence of abstract entities, to which category the states of mind... (view)
Sun 22 Jan, 2012 09:26 am - hi ,
Searle (see for instance "Intentionality - An essay on the philosophy of mind") ,
is able to find an analogy between intentional states of mind and corresponding acts of speech.... (view)
Tue 25 Oct, 2011 08:36 am - Am I allowed to observe that "wavicles" are not a concept, but just a model ?
It is just an effort, another effort, not the first, probably not the last, to understand a phenomenon... (view)
Mon 24 Oct, 2011 09:08 am - Thanks !
I Read your referred Searle answer , relevant and clear in a “Searleish” way.
But, I cannot refrain from the impression that the distinction he makes between the... (view)
Sat 22 Oct, 2011 12:24 am - How does the bio-naturalism theory of Searle, differ from the
"dual properties" theory ?
In both these mind models, it seems to me, the mind states appear as descriptions of the... (view)
Sun 3 Jul, 2011 02:04 am - "I'll never forget the strong emotions I felt at that Wagner opera",
is a "legitimate" describtion of a past auditive and vizual experience.
My sense- perceptions are... (view)