Phenomenal Concepts are Consistent with Wittgenstein’s Private Language Argument


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In a recent paper, Papineau argued that phenomenal concepts are inconsistent with Wittgenstein’s private language argument, and that the problem is with Wittgenstein’s argument. Against Papineau, we argue that phenomenal concepts are consistent with Wittgenstein’s private language argument. Inconsistency can appear when either Wittgenstein’s argument or phenomenal concepts are incorrectly or restrictively understood.
Keywords Jackson’s argument  phenomenal concepts   zombies  Wittgenstein   private language argument
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