Mental Causation
Kim (Jaegwon)
Source: Kim - Philosophy of Mind, 1998, Chapter 6
Paper - Abstract

Paper Summary


Contents

  1. Agency and Mental Causation – 126
  2. Mental Causation, Mental Realism, Epiphenomenalism – 128
  3. Cartesian Interactionism – 130
  4. Psychophysical Laws and "Anomalous Monism" – 132
  5. Property Epiphenomenalism and the Causal Efficacy of Mental Properties – 138
  6. Can Counterfactuals Help? 139
  7. The Extrinsicness of Mental States – 144
  8. The Closure of the Physical Domain – 147
  9. Mind-Body Supervenience1 and Causal / Explanatory Exclusion – 148
  10. Further Readings – 152
  11. Notes – 153

Comment:

Also in "Lycan (William) - Mind and Cognition - An Anthology"

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