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Searle, John R.
 
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Reductionism I 68
SearleVsReductionism: if one could reduce qualia (e.g., sensation of pain), Qualia would be in reality something different. However, it is nothing different.
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I 77f
Why would you reduce everyday objects to anything? - My everyday theory that large farm houses will have probably two stories is hopelessly irrelevant, but that does not question the existence of farm houses - Vs reductionism: funny: once it was considered as evidence of non-existence, when you could reduce something.

S I
J. R. Searle
Die Wiederentdeckung des Geistes Frankfurt 1996

S II
J.R. Searle
Intentionalität Frankfurt 1991

S III
J. R. Searle
Die Konstruktion der gesellschaftlichen Wirklichkeit Hamburg 1997

S IV
J.R. Searle
Ausdruck und Bedeutung Frankfurt 1982

S V
J. R. Searle
Sprechakte Frankfurt 1983


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