Philosophy Lexicon of Arguments

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Chalmers, David
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David Chalmers
Mind Body Problem I 4
Mind-Body-Problem/Definition the hard problem of the mind-body-problem/Chalmers: the problem of explaining the phenomenal qualities (how it is like to be aware) or qualia. It is just the problem of explaining consciousness.
I 24
Mind-body problem/psychological/phenomenal/Chalmers: the distinction of the two aspects
A) psychological, behavior explaining, functionalist and
B) phenomenal (Qualia)
Has the consequence that we have two mind-body problems.
I 25
Chalmers: the hardest part of the mind-body problem is: how can a physical system produce conscious experience?
Psychological mind-body problem: we can regard it as solved. (> Jackendoff, 1987). (> Mind-body problem/Jackendoff)

Cha I
The Conscious Mind Oxford New York 1996

Cha II
D. Chalmers
Constructing the World Oxford 2014

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Ed. Martin Schulz, access date 2017-04-29