Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy (2008)

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Joe Y. F. Lau
University of Hong Kong
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Externalism with regard to mental content says that in order to have certain types of intentional mental states (e.g. beliefs), it is necessary to be related to the environment in the right way.
Keywords Content  Externalism  Metaphysics  Mind  Putnam, H
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