Dictionary of Arguments

Philosophical and Scientific Issues in Dispute

Screenshot Tabelle Begriffes


Find counter arguments by entering NameVs… or …VsName.

Enhanced Search:
Search term 1: Author or Term Search term 2: Author or Term

together with

The author or concept searched is found in the following controversies.
Disputed term/author/ism Author Vs Author
Searle, J.R. Churchland Vs Searle, J.R. II 472
Brain/Awareness/Searle: VsIdentification of conscious states with brain states. Instead: the brain causes these states. Correlations may be an indication of causality, but they are not an indication of identity.
ChurchlandVsSearle: he does not see why scientists argue for identity: it is more plausible than assuming that a is caused by a different b, depending on the data available.
(But Searle is not a dualist).

Churla I
Paul M. Churchland
Matter and Consciousness Cambridge 2013

Churli I
Patricia S. Churchland
Touching a Nerve: Our Brains, Our Brains New York 2014

Churli II
Patricia S. Churchland
"Can Neurobiology Teach Us Anything about Consciousness?" in: The Nature of Consciousness: Philosophical Debates ed. Block, Flanagan, Güzeldere pp. 127-140
Bewusstein, Thomas Metzinger Paderborn/München/Wien/Zürich 1996