David Bourget (Western Ontario)
David Chalmers (ANU, NYU)
Rafael De Clercq
Jack Alan Reynolds
Learn more about PhilPapers
In John Symons & Paco Calvo (eds.), Routledge Companion to the Philosophy of Psychology. Routledge (2009)
As a topic in the philosophy of psychology, dreaming is a fascinating, diverse, and severely underdeveloped area of study. The topic excites intense public interest in its own right, while also challenging our confidence that we know what the words “conscious” and “consciousness” mean. So dreaming should be at the forefront of our interdisciplinary investigations: theories of mind which fail to address the topic are incomplete. This chapter illustrates the tight links between conceptual and empirical issues by highlighting surprisingly deep disagreements among leading dream scientists over what might seem basic aspects of their topic.
|Keywords||Dreams Dreaming Consciousness|
|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
Melanie Rosen & John Sutton (2013). Self‐Representation and Perspectives in Dreams. Philosophy Compass 8 (11):1041-1053.
Similar books and articles
Jessica Brown (2009). Sosa on Scepticism. [REVIEW] Philosophical Studies 143 (3):397--405.
Jennifer Michelle Windt & Thomas Metzinger (2007). The Philosophy of Dreaming and Self-Consciousness: What Happens to the Experiential Subject During the Dream State? In Deirdre Barrett & Patrick McNamara (eds.), The New Science of Dreaming Vol 3: Cultural and Theoretical Perspectives. Praeger Publishers/Greenwood Publishing Group. 193-247.
J. Symons & P. Calvo (eds.) (forthcoming). Routledge Companion to the Philosophy of Psychology. Routledge.
Neil A. Gallagher (1976). A Plea to Stop Dreaming About Dreaming. Philosophy and Phenomenological Research 36 (March):423-424.
John Sutton (2001). Review of Michel Jouvet, the Paradox of Sleep: The Story of Dreaming; and Patricia Cox Miller, Dreams in Late Antiquity. [REVIEW] Journal of the History of the Neurosciences 10:355-358.
John S. Antrobus (2000). How Does the Dreaming Brain Explain the Dreaming Mind? Behavioral and Brain Sciences 23 (6):904-907.
John Symons & Paco Calvo (eds.) (2009). The Routledge Companion to Philosophy of Psychology. Routledge.
Ulrike Pompe (2011). John Symons and Paco Calvo (Eds): The Routledge Companion to the Philosophy of Psychology. [REVIEW] Journal for General Philosophy of Science 42 (2):421-423.
Tom Polger (web). Computational Functionalism. In J. Symons & P. Calvo (eds.), Routledge Companion to the Philosophy of Psychology. Routledge.
Added to index2009-01-28
Total downloads128 ( #8,882 of 1,413,415 )
Recent downloads (6 months)28 ( #7,180 of 1,413,415 )
How can I increase my downloads?