Reductive and Non-Reductive Physicalism
Kim (Jaegwon)
Source: Kim - Philosophy of Mind, 1998, Chapter 9
Paper - Abstract

Paper Summary


Contents

  1. What is Reduction? 212
  2. Arguments Against Mind-Body Reduction – 216
  3. Supervenience1 Physicalism – 221
  4. Emergentism – 226
  5. The Problem of "Downward Causation2" – 229
  6. Local Reductions and the Status of Mental Properties – 233
  7. Qualia and Reductionism: A Dilemma – 236
  8. Further Readings – 237
  9. Notes – 239

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