David Bourget (Western Ontario)
David Chalmers (ANU, NYU)
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Croation Journal of Philosophy 8 (24):328-336 (2008)
Recently philosophers have appealed to the notion of a “demonstrative concept” to solve various puzzles. McDowell employs it to support his view that perceptual experience is conceptual, and Loar and others use it to provide an account of phenomenal concepts. The idea is that some concepts acquire their contents through demonstrations. I argue that there is no legitimate notion of demonstrative concept that can do this job
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