The Architecture of the Mind: Massive Modularity and the Flexibility of Thought

Oxford: Clarendon Press (2006)
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Peter Carruthers, a leading philosopher of mind, provides a comprehensive development and defense of one of the guiding assumptions of evolutionary psychology: that the human mind is composed of a large number of semi-independent modules. Written with unusual clarity and directness, and surveying an extensive range of research in cognitive science, it will be essential reading for anyone with an interest in the nature and organization of the mind
Keywords Animal  Cognition  Human  Mind  Modularity  Psychology  Science
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Call number BF38.C375 2006
ISBN(s) 0199207070   9780199207077   0191525812   9780191525810
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Todd Ganson, Ben Bronner & Alex Kerr (2014). Burge's Defense of Perceptual Content. Philosophy and Phenomenological Research 88 (3):556-573.
Peter Carruthers (2010). Introspection: Divided and Partly Eliminated. Philosophy and Phenomenological Research 80 (1):76-111.

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