|Epiphenomenalism, philosophy of mind: theories that conceive the mind as a side effect of brain processes, the mind itself does not cause any effects. See also supervenience, identity theory, mind, brain, materialism, reductionism, dualism, property dualism.|
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Epiphenomenalism/Schiffer: here the causal relevance is inherited - Schiffer: then it becomes superfluous in the explanation (> overdetermination).
Remnants of Meaning Cambridge 1987