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    Consciousness: Only at the Personal Level.Matthew Elton - 2000 - Philosophical Explorations 3 (1):25-42.
    I claim that consciousness, just as thought or action, is only to be found at the personal level of explanation. Dennett's account is often taken to be at odds with this view, as it is seen as explicating consciousness in terms of sub-personal processes. Against this reading, and especially as it is developed by John McDowell, I argue that Dennett's work is best understood as maintaining a sharp personal/sub-personal distinction. To see this, however, we need to understand better what content (...)
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    Should Vegetarians Play Video Games?Matthew Elton - 2000 - Philosophical Papers 29 (1):21-42.
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    Dennett Explained?: A Critical Study of Dahlbom's Dennett and His Critics. [REVIEW]Matthew Elton - 1998 - Minds and Machines 8 (3):395-413.
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    Dawkins Vs. Gould: Survival of the Fittest.Matthew Elton - 2003 - British Journal for the Philosophy of Science 54 (2):365-369.
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    The Personal/Sub-Personal Distinction: An Introduction.Matthew Elton - 2000 - Philosophical Explorations 3 (1):2 – 5.
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    Susan Blackmore, the Meme Machine.Matthew Elton - 2001 - Minds and Machines 11 (3):437-442.
  7. Robots and Rights: The Ethical Demands of Artificial Agents.Matthew Elton - 1997 - Ends and Means 1 (2).
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    Bureaucracy and Heartlessness: Reply to Dahlbom. [REVIEW]Matthew Elton - 1998 - Minds and Machines 8 (3):419-421.
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    Book Reviews. [REVIEW]Beth Preston, Matthew Elton, Michael Losonsky, Saul Traiger, Randall R. Dipert & Jerome A. Shaffer - 1994 - Minds and Machines 4 (3):353-376.
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    Cognitive Success and Exam Preparation.Matthew Elton - 1997 - Behavioral and Brain Sciences 20 (1):72-73.
    Evolution is not like an exam in which pre-set problems need to be solved. Failing to recognise this point, Clark & Thornton misconstrue the type of explanation called for in species learning although, clearly, species that can trade spaces have more chances to discover novel beneficial behaviours. On the other hand, the trading spaces strategy might help to explain lifetime learning successes.
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    J. Ezquerro and J. M. Larrazabal :Cognition, Semantics, and Philosophy: Proceedings of the First International Colloquium on Cognitive Science. [REVIEW]Matthew Elton - 1993 - Pragmatics and Cognitionpragmatics and Cognition 1 (2):389-399.
  12. A Lack Of Depth Review Of The Pinnacle Of Life: Consciousness And Self-Awareness In Humans And Animals By Derek Denton. [REVIEW]Matthew Elton - 1995 - Psyche 2.
  13. Consciousness: Philosophical Issues Volume 1, Edited by E. Villanueva. [REVIEW]Matthew Elton - 1994 - Psyche 1.
     
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    Daniel Dennett: Reconciling Science and Our Self-Conception.Matthew Elton - 2003 - Polity.
    Daniel Dennett is one of the most influential thinkers at the interface between philosophy and science. This book is the first comprehensive examination of Dennett ’s ideas on the nature of thought, consciousness, free will, and the significance of Darwinism. A highly original introduction to contemporary thinking about the relationship between mind and science. This is the first comprehensive examination of Dennett ’s ideas on the nature of thought, consciousness, free will, and the significance of Darwinism. Examines Dennett ’s unique (...)
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  15. J. Ezquerro And J. M. Larrazabal : Cognition, Semantics, and Philosophy: Proceedings of the First International Colloquium on Cognitive Science. [REVIEW]Matthew Elton - 1993 - Pragmatics and Cognition 1 (2):389-399.
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