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|Mind, philosophy: the mind is understood to be the activity of thought in the philosophical tradition, or that which enables the human to think. In the tradition the mind is opposed to the body. This traditional concept of mind is often translated as spirit in English. Today the mind is equated with the set of cognitive abilities. See also consciousness, body-soul problem, mind/brain, cognition, computation, spirit._____________Annotation: The above characterizations of concepts are neither definitions nor exhausting presentations of problems related to them. Instead, they are intended to give a short introduction to the contributions below. – Lexicon of Arguments. |
John Dewey on Mind - Dictionary of Arguments
Suhr I 70
Mind/Dewey: the mind is no substance, no thing, but a function, a property of human behavior. >Behavior, >Actions; cf. >Substance.
Suhr I 93
Mind/Aristotle: the mind is the culmination point of nature.
Mind/Modern Age: Mind is opposed to nature and matter as a totally separate entity.
Mind/Dewey: the mind is an event in the world, not an external observer. >Pragmatism._____________Explanation of symbols: Roman numerals indicate the source, arabic numerals indicate the page number. The corresponding books are indicated on the right hand side. ((s)…): Comment by the sender of the contribution. Translations: Dictionary of Arguments The note [Concept/Author], [Author1]Vs[Author2] or [Author]Vs[term] resp. "problem:"/"solution:", "old:"/"new:" and "thesis:" is an addition from the Dictionary of Arguments. If a German edition is specified, the page numbers refer to this edition.
Essays in Experimental Logic Minneola 2004
John Dewey zur Einführung Hamburg 1994
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