David Bourget (Western Ontario)
David Chalmers (ANU, NYU)
Rafael De Clercq
Jack Alan Reynolds
Learn more about PhilPapers
Journal of Consciousness Studies 11 (2):51-68 (2004)
From the perspective of nonlinear science, it is argued that one may accept physicalism and reject substance dualism without being forced into reductionism. This permits a property dualism under which biological and mental phenomena may emerge from intricate positive feedback networks, involving many levels of both the biological and cognitive hierarchies
|Keywords||Biology Causality Physicalism Reductionism Science|
|Categories||categorize this paper)|
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
No citations found.
Similar books and articles
Sahotra Sarkar (1992). Models of Reduction and Categories of Reductionism. Synthese 91 (3):167-94.
Donald H. Wacome (2004). Reductionism's Demise: Cold Comfort. Zygon 39 (2):321-337.
Stuart Silvers (1997). Nonreductive Naturalism. Theoria 12 (28):163-84.
Tushar K. Sarkar (1982). Types of Reductionism: Their Alleged Incompatibility with Anti-Physicalism. In Logic, Ontology And Action. Atlantic Highlands: Humanities Press.
Ansgar Beckermann (2001). Physicalism and New Wave Reductionism. Grazer Philosophische Studien 61:257-261.
Scott Sturgeon (2001). The Roots of Reductionism. In Carl Gillett & Barry M. Loewer (eds.), Physicalism and its Discontents. Cambridge University Press.
Alexander Rosenberg (2006). Darwinian Reductionism, or, How to Stop Worrying and Love Molecular Biology. University of Chicago Press.
Andrew Melnyk (1995). Two Cheers for Reductionism, or, the Dim Prospects for Nonreductive Materialism. Philosophy of Science 62 (3):370-88.
Andrew Lugg (1975). Putnam on Reductionism. Cognition 3 (3):289-293.
Added to index2009-01-28
Total downloads43 ( #46,282 of 1,410,123 )
Recent downloads (6 months)3 ( #75,884 of 1,410,123 )
How can I increase my downloads?