Synesthesia

In J. Feiser & B. Dowden (eds.), Internet Encyclopedia of Philosophy (2012)
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Sean Allen-Hermanson
Florida International University
Jennifer J. Matey
Southern Methodist University
Abstract
This is an encyclopedia entry on Synesthesia. It provides a summary of our current knowledge about the condition and it reviews the philosophical implications that have been drawn from considerations about synesthesia. It's import for debates about consciousness, perception, modular theories of mind, creativity and aesthetics are discussed.
Keywords synesthesia, consciousness, perception, creativity
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