Reductive explanation and the "explanatory gap"

Canadian Journal of Philosophy 34 (2):153-174 (2004)
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Peter Carruthers
University of Maryland, College Park
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Can phenomenal consciousness be given a reductive natural explanation? Exponents of an
Keywords Conditional  Consciousness  Explanation  Metaphysics  Property  Reductive
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DOI 10.1080/00455091.2004.10716563
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