David Bourget (Western Ontario)
David Chalmers (ANU, NYU)
Rafael De Clercq
Jack Alan Reynolds
Learn more about PhilPapers
Cambridge University Press (2004)
The problem of explaining consciousness today depends on the meaning of language: the ordinary language of consciousness in which we define and express our sensations, thoughts, dreams and memories. Paul Livingston argues that this contemporary problem arises from a quest that developed over the twentieth century, and that historical analysis provides new resources for understanding and resolving it. Accordingly, Livingston traces the application of characteristic practices of analytic philosophy to problems about the relationship of experience to linguistic meaning
|Keywords||Content Experience Functionalism History Identity Metaphysics Structuralism Husserl Ryle, G Schlick|
|Categories||categorize this paper)|
|Buy the book||$6.29 used (95% off) $16.21 new (87% off) $49.99 direct from Amazon Amazon page|
|Call number||B105.C477.L58 2004|
|ISBN(s)||0521838207 0521122678 9780521838207 1139454633 9781139454636|
Setup an account with your affiliations in order to access resources via your University's proxy server
Configure custom proxy (use this if your affiliation does not provide a proxy)
|Through your library|
References found in this work BETA
No references found.
Citations of this work BETA
Paul Livingston (2006). Philosophical Analysis in the Twentieth Century - a Review. Inquiry 49 (3):290 – 311.
Jeff Coulter (2010). Reflections on the “Darwin-Descartes” Problem. Journal for the Theory of Social Behaviour 40 (3):274-288.
Similar books and articles
Philip Cam (1984). Consciousness and Content-Formation. Inquiry 27 (December):381-98.
Louis N. Sandowsky (2006). Hume and Husserl: The Problem of the Continuity or Temporalization of Consciousness. International Philosophical Quarterly. Vol. 46, No. 1, Issue 181 (March 2006) 46 (181):59-74.
Daniel Stoljar (2006). Ignorance and Imagination: The Epistemic Origin of the Problem of Consciousness. Oxford: Oxford University Press.
Robert van Gulick (1988). A Functionalist Plea for Self-Consciousness. Philosophical Review 97 (April):149-88.
Paul M. Livingston (2002). Husserl and Schlick on the Logical Form of Experience. Synthese 132 (3):239-272.
David Rose (2006). Consciousness: Philosophical, Psychological and Neural Theories. Oxford University Press.
Herbert Feigl (1975). Russell and Schlick: A Remarkable Agreement on a Monistic Solution of the Mind-Body Problem. Erkenntnis 9 (May):11-34.
Paul M. Livingston (2002). Experience and Structure: Philosophical History and the Problem of Consciousness. Journal of Consciousness Studies 9 (3):15-33.
Added to index2009-01-28
Total downloads66 ( #32,762 of 1,696,625 )
Recent downloads (6 months)14 ( #41,543 of 1,696,625 )
How can I increase my downloads?