Consciousness and intentionality

Journal of Consciousness Studies 14 (1-2):77-93 (2007)
Abstract
My goal is to try to understand the intentionality of consciousness from a naturalistic perspective. My basic methodological assumption is that embodied agents, through their sensory-motor, affective, and cognitive activities directed at objects, engage in intentional relations with these objects. Furthermore, I assume that intentional relations can be viewed from a first- and a third-person perspective. What is called primary consciousness is the first-person perspective of the agent engaged in a current intentional relation. While primary consciousness posits an implicit
Keywords *Cognitive Processes  *Consciousness States  *Intention  Philosophies
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