Review of Alva noë's Action in Perception [Book Review]

In Action in Perception, Alva Noë provides a persuasive account of the “enactive” approach to perception, according to which perception is not simply based on the processing of sensory information, or on the construction of internal representations, but is fundamentally shaped by the motor possibilities of the perceiving body. As John Dewey put it in 1896, in his essay, “The Reflex Arc Concept in Psychology”
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Fred Keijzer (2007). Evolution in Action in Perception. Philosophical Psychology 20 (4):519 – 529.

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