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Derek Ball
University of St. Andrews
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Francois Recanati’s Mental Files presents a picture of the mind on which mental representations are indexical and transparent. I dispute this picture: there is no clear case for regarding mental representations as indexical, and there are counterexamples to transparency
Keywords mental files  indexicality  transparency  Recanati
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