Descartes and the Puzzle of Sensory Representation

Oxford University Press (2009)

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Raffaella De Rosa
Rutgers University - Newark
Abstract
Raffaella De Rosa discusses the theory of sensory perception, especially color perception, offered by Ren Descartes. She offers a detailed overview of the recent literature on the topic and provides a new reading of Descartes' theory; she also raises questions of great interest in the contemporary philosophy of mind and cognitive science
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