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Lewis, David
 
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Causal Role I 10
Causal role/Lewis: is accidental.
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IV 142
Causal role/Lewis: belief objects/Lewis: characterize mental states - but beliefs are not inside the head - when the attribution of objects depends on something outside of the head, then they cannot fulfill the causal role. - Causal role: owners are the states, not the objects! - ((s) otherwise the objects just acts as a parrot - beliefs are not the meanings of sentences.

LW I
D. Lewis
Die Identität von Körper und Geist Frankfurt 1989

LW II
D. Lewis
Konventionen Berlin 1975

LW IV
D. Lewis
Philosophical Papers Bd I New York Oxford 1983

LW V
D. Lewis
Philosophical Papers Bd II New York Oxford 1986

LwCl I
Cl. I. Lewis
Mind and the World Order: Outline of a Theory of Knowledge (Dover Books on Western Philosophy) 1991


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Ed. Martin Schulz, access date 2017-03-26