Mad, Martian, but not Mad Martian Pain
Alward (Peter)
Source: Sorites 15, December 2004: 73-75
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    David Lewis1 attempts to accommodate the possibility of both mad pain and Martian pain by giving a functionalist account of pain for a population, and an identity theoretical account of pain for individual members of a population. I argue that Lewis2 fails.


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