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    Anthony A. Derksen (2005). Dennett's Rhetorical Strategies in Consciousness Explained. Journal for General Philosophy of Science / Zeitschrift für Allgemeine Wissenschaftstheorie 36 (1):29-48.
    Dennett's "Consciousness Explained" (1991) is an inspiring but also a highly frustrating book. The line of the argument seems to be clear, but then at second sight it fades away. It turns out that Dennett uses six of the seven strategies which I discuss in my 'The Seven Strategies of the Sophisticated Pseudo-Scientist: A Look into Freud's Rhetorical Tool Box' (J. Gen. Phil. Sci., 2001) Discussing important examples of these strategies I show why "Consciousness Explained" is such a frustrating book. (...)
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    Anthony A. Derksen (2004). Occlusion Shapes and Sizes in a Theory of Depiction. British Journal of Aesthetics 44 (4):319-341.
    John Hyman has used the objective character of occlusion shapes and of relative occlusion sizes to develop a more objective approach both in the analysis of linear perspective and in the theory of depiction. To this end Hyman develops two Occlusion Principles, plus an Aperture Colour Principle (which I do not discuss), which, together with our knowledge of appearances, are supposed to tell us what a picture depicts. I argue that Hyman underestimates the crucial role of the psychological element in (...)
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    Anthony A. Derksen (2005). Linear Perspective as a Realist Constraint. Journal of Philosophy 102 (5):235 - 258.
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  4. Anthony A. Derksen (2001). Evolutionary Epistemology in Defense of the Reliability of Our Everyday Perceptual Knowledge: A Promise of Evolutionary Epistemology. Philosophia Naturalis 38 (2):245-270.
     
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  5. Anthony A. Derksen (1994). Harré and His Version of Scientific Realism. In A. A. Derksen (ed.), The Scientific Realism of Rom Harré. Tilburg University Press
     
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  6. Anthony A. Derksen (2005). Linear Perspective as a Realist Constraint. Journal of Philosophy 102 (5):235-258.
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  7. Anthony A. Derksen & C. A. Hooker (1996). The Scientific Realism of Rom Harre. British Journal for the Philosophy of Science 47 (4):647-653.
     
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