Mental Pictures and Cognitive Science

Philosophical Review 92 (4):499--542 (1983)
Such claims are part 0f a viewpoint according t0 which mental images represent in thc manner of pictures. It is very natural t0 think that such claims are confused or nonsensical. One of my purposes here is a limited dcfcnsc of this supposedly confused doctrine, especially against its chief cognitive science rival. But this..
Keywords Cognition  Mental Image  Metaphysics  Picture  Representation
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DOI 10.2307/2184879
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