The value of cognitivism in thinking about extended cognition

This paper will defend the cognitivist view of cognition against recent challenges from Andy Clark and Richard Menary. It will also indicate the important theoretical role that cognitivism plays in understanding some of the core issues surrounding the hypothesis of extended cognition.
Keywords Cognitivism  Extended cognition  Coupling-constitution fallacy  Non-derived content  Mental representation
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DOI 10.1007/s11097-010-9184-9
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