Crane on the mind-body problem and emergence

Croatian Journal of Philosophy 4 (11):199-205 (2004)
In his book Elements of Mind, Tim Crane gives us a very clear and interesting introduction to the main problems in the philosophy of mind. The central theme of his book is intentionality, but he also gives an account of the mind-body problem, consciousness, and perception, and then he suggests his own solutions to these problems. In this paper I will concentrate on a part in which he discusses the mind-body problem. My main aim will be to look at different physicalistic positions in relation to the mental causation problem, particularly at emergentism as Crane’s favourite position
Keywords Emergence  Metaphysics  Mind-body  Physicalism  Crane, T
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