Philosophical history and the problem of consciousness /
The problem of explaining consciousness today remains a problem about the meaning of language: the ordinary language of consciousness in which we define and express our sensations, thoughts, dreams and memories. This book argues that the contemporary problem arises from a quest that has taken shape...
Cambridge, UK ; New York :
Cambridge University Press,
- Cover; Half-title; Title; Copyright; Contents; Preface; Acknowledgments; 1 Introduction; 2 Structuralism and Content in the Protocol Sentence Debate; 3 Husserl and Schlick on the Logical Form of Experience; 4 Ryle on Sensation and the Origin of the Identity Theory; 5 Functionalism and Logical Analysis; 6 Consciousness, Language, and the Opening of Philosophical Critique; Notes; Works Cited; Index