Is action-guiding vision cognitively impenetrable?

Proceedings of the 35th Annual Conference of the Cognitive Science Society (2013)

Bence Nanay
University of Antwerp
The aim of this paper is to argue that action-guiding vision is not cognitively impenetrable and arguments that suggest otherwise rely on an unjustified identification between actionguiding vision and dorsal vision – a functional and an anatomical way of describing the mind. The examination of these arguments show the importance of making a distinction between the functional and the anatomical level when addressing the problem of cognitive penetrability.
Keywords cognitive penetration  action-guiding vision
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