A dilemma for asymmetric dependence

Noûs 37 (2):232-257 (2003)

Joseph Mendola
University of Nebraska, Lincoln
Accounts of mental content rooted in asymmetric dependence hold, crudely speaking, that the content of a mental representation is the cause of that representation on which all its other causes depend.1 To speak somewhat less crudely, such accounts, hereafter
Keywords Asymmetry  Content  Dependence  Mental  Metaphysics
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DOI 10.1111/1468-0068.00437
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