PSA: Proceedings of the Biennial Meeting of the Philosophy of Science Association 1980:247 - 266 (1980)
|Abstract||A particular research program on mental imagery is defended against certain sweeping methodological criticisms that have been advanced against it. The central claim is that the approach taken in the program is an appropriate response to the problem of doing empirical research in a theoretical vacuum, and that when it is viewed in this perspective, the criticisms are not merely unfounded, they are inappropriate. The argument for this claim is developed by first describing the program and then analyzing the methodological rationale behind it.|
|Keywords||No keywords specified (fix it)|
No categories specified
(categorize this paper)
|Through your library||Configure|
Similar books and articles
Markus Raab & Marc Boschker (2002). Time Matters! Implications From Mentally Imaged Motor Actions. Behavioral and Brain Sciences 25 (2):208-209.
Edward de Haan & André Aleman (2002). Mental Imagery: In Search of My Theory. Behavioral and Brain Sciences 25 (2):188-189.
Marta Olivetti Belardinelli & Rosalia Di Matteo (2002). Is Mental Imagery Prominently Visual? Behavioral and Brain Sciences 25 (2):204-205.
Stephen M. Kosslyn (1981). The Medium and the Message in Mental Imagery: A Theory. In Ned Block (ed.), Imagery. MIT Press.
Evan Thompson (2007). Look Again: Phenomenology and Mental Imagery. [REVIEW] Phenomenology and the Cognitive Sciences 6 (1-2):137-170.
Nigel J. T. Thomas (2005). Mental Imagery, Philosophical Issues About. In Lynn Nadel (ed.), Encyclopedia of Cognitive Science, Volume 2, pp. 1147-1153.
Nigel J. T. Thomas (1989). Experience and Theory as Determinants of Attitudes Toward Mental Representation: The Case of Knight Dunlap and the Vanishing Images of J.B. Watson. .
Catharine Abell & Gregory Currie (1999). Internal and External Pictures. Philosophical Psychology 12 (4):429-445.
John R. Pani (2002). Mental Imagery is Simultaneously Symbolic and Analog. Behavioral and Brain Sciences 25 (2):205-206.
Margaret Jean Intons-Peterson (2002). How Do We Define “Sameness” of the Processing of Mental Images and General Reasoning Processes? Behavioral and Brain Sciences 25 (2):196-197.
Alain Morin (1998). Imagery and Self-Awareness: A Theoretical Note. Theory and Review in Psychology.
Kim Sterelny (1986). The Imagery Debate. Philosophy of Science 53 (December):560-83.
Rick Grush (1998). Perception, Imagery, and the Sensorimotor Loop. In F. Esken & F.-D. Heckman (eds.), A Consciousness Reader. Schoeningh Verlag.
Added to index2011-05-29
Total downloads5 ( #169,891 of 722,713 )
Recent downloads (6 months)1 ( #60,247 of 722,713 )
How can I increase my downloads?