Mind as the Brain: The Mind-Brain Identity Theory
Kim (Jaegwon)
Source: Kim - Philosophy of Mind, 1998, Chapter 3
Paper - Abstract

Paper Summary


Contents

  1. Mind-Brain Correlations – 47
  2. Explaining Mind-Body Correlations: Mind-Body Theories – 49
  3. Arguments for Psychoneural Identification – 53
  4. Armstrong's Argument – 54
  5. An Argument from Mental Causation1 – 55
  6. What Does "Identity" Mean? 56
  7. Token Physicalism and Type Physicalism – 58
  8. Objections to the Identity Theory – 62
  9. Further Readings – 70
  10. Notes – 71

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