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David Chalmers (ANU, NYU)
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Behavioral and Brain Sciences 27 (3):328-329 (2004)
A more complete and balanced theoretical framework for social psychology, as recommended in the target article, must include functional explanations of processes – moving beyond enumerations of processes and their properties. These functional explanations are at a different, but complementary, level from process descriptions. The further advancement of social psychology relies on the incorporation of such multilevel explanations.
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