Philosophy Lexicon of Arguments

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Fodor, Jerry
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Reduction I 147
Reduction / Type / token / Psychology / Reductionism / Fodor: of course we can get evidence that neural events that would otherwise constitute a heterogeneous mass, do have a kind of properties in common. - Such correspondences can now found the token physicalism with same reasons as the type ph. -
FodorVsReductionism: However if this is true, the arguments that conclude from token ph. to the reductionism must be wrong. - FodorVs unified science: it s not about which of the natural kind predicates are coextensive with those of the n.k.p. of the single science, but which physical mechanism explains the events that the particular science states.

J. Fodor/E. Lepore
Holism Cambridge USA Oxford UK 1992

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