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Language of Thought

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Animals Awaiting Attention (Personal Identity) Baker - The Human Animal: Big-Tent Metaphysics Brandom - Toward a Normative Pragmatics (Introduction) Concepts
Daniel Dennett – Conditions of Personhood Human Beings Implicit knowledge and language learning Jen_071022 (Dennett) Jen_080204 (Brandom, Chisholm, Baillie)
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Authors, Books & Papers Citing this Note

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Baker (Lynne Rudder) When Do Persons Begin and End? Paper High Quality Abstract   Yes
Todman (Theo) Thesis - Language of Thought Paper Medium Quality Abstract   Yes



References & Reading List

Author Title Medium Source Read?
Aydede (Murat) The Language of Thought Hypothesis Paper - Cited Medium Quality Abstract Stanford Encyclopaedia of Philosophy, 2010 5%
Baker (Lynne Rudder) When Do Persons Begin and End? Paper - Cited High Quality Abstract Distinguished Faculty Lecture, December 5, 2005 Yes
Carruthers (Peter) & Boucher (Jill) Language and Thought Book - Cited Low Quality Abstract Carruthers (Peter) & Boucher (Jill) - Language and Thought No
Chomsky (Noam) Biolinguistic Explorations: Design, Development, Evolution Paper - Cited Medium Quality Abstract International Journal of Philosophical Studies, Volume 15, Issue 1 March 2007 , pages 1 - 21 No
Davies (Martin) Concepts, Connectionism, and the Language of Thought Paper - Cited Medium Quality Abstract In W. Ramsey, S. Stich and D. Rumelhart (eds), Philosophy and Connectionist Theory (Hillsdale, NJ: Lawrence Erlbaum Associates, 1991), 229-257 No
Davies (Martin) Language, thought, and the language of thought: Aunty's own argument revisited Paper - By Subtopic Low Quality Abstract Carruthers & Boucher - Language and Thought, 1998 No
Dennett (Daniel) Brainstorms - Philosophical Essays on Mind and Psychology Book - Cited (via Paper Cited) Low Quality Abstract Bibliographical details to be supplied 43%
Dennett (Daniel) Conditions of Personhood Paper - Cited High Quality Abstract Dennett - Brainstorms - Philosophical Essays on Mind and Psychology, Chapter 14 Yes
DeWitt (Richard) Vagueness, Semantics, and the Language of Thought (Review of Jerry Fodor, George Miller, & D. Terence Langendoen - Language of Thought ) Paper - Cited Medium Quality Abstract Psyche, 1(1), December 1993 No
Fodor (Jerry) Psychosemantics Book - Cited Low Quality Abstract Fodor (Jerry) - Psychosemantics Yes
Fodor (Jerry) The Language of Thought Book - Cited Medium Quality Abstract Fodor (Jerry) - The Language of Thought 2%
Fodor (Jerry) The Language of Thought Paper - By Subtopic Fodor - The Language of Thought 4%
Fodor (Jerry) Why There Still Has to be a Language of Thought Paper - Cited Fodor - Psychosemantics, Appendix Yes
Horgan (Terence) & Tienson (John) Connectionism and the Philosophy of Psychology Book - Cited (via Paper Cited) Bibliographical details to be supplied 23%
Horgan (Terence) & Tienson (John) Why There Still Has to be a Language of Thought, and What That Means Paper - Cited Horgan & Tienson - Connectionism and the Philosophy of Psychology, 1996, Chapter 5 29%
Jackendoff (Ray) What is a Concept, That a Person May Grasp It? Paper - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract Margolis & Laurence - Concepts - Core Readings No
Kaye (Larry) The Language of Thought Paper - Cited Field Guide to the Philosophy of Mind No
Kaye (Larry) The Language of Thought - Annotated Bibliography Paper - Cited Field Guide to the Philosophy of Mind No
Laurence (Stephen) & Margolis (Eric) Regress Arguments Against the Language of Thought Paper - Cited Medium Quality Abstract Analysis 57.1, Jan 1997, p60, 7p No
Lycan (William) Mind and Cognition - An Anthology Book - Cited (via Paper Cited) Bibliographical details to be supplied 1%
Lycan (William) The 'Language of Thought' Hypothesis - Introduction Paper - Cited Lycan - Mind and Cognition - An Anthology, 1999 No
MacDonald (Cynthia) & MacDonald (Graham), Eds. Connectionism: Debates in Psychological Explanation - Vol. 2 Book - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract MacDonald (Cynthia) & MacDonald (Graham), Eds. - Connectionism: Debates in Psychological Explanation - Vol. 2 4%
Margolis (Eric) & Laurence (Stephen), Eds. Concepts - Core Readings Book - By Subtopic (via Paper By Subtopic) Low Quality Abstract Margolis (Eric) & Laurence (Stephen), Eds. - Concepts - Core Readings No
Noe (Alva) Out of Our Heads: Why You Are Not Your Brain, and Other Lessons from the Biology of Consciousness Book - By Subtopic (via Paper By Subtopic) Medium Quality Abstract Noe (Alva) - Out of Our Heads: Why You Are Not Your Brain, and Other Lessons from the Biology of Consciousness 23%
Noe (Alva) Out of Our Heads: Why You Are Not Your Brain, and Other Lessons from the Biology of Consciousness Paper - By Subtopic High Quality Abstract Noe (Alva) - Out of Our Heads: Why You Are Not Your Brain, and Other Lessons from the Biology of Consciousness 34%
Pollock (John L.) How to Build a Person: A Prolegomenon Book - Cited (via Paper Cited) Medium Quality Abstract Bibliographical details to be supplied 6%
Pollock (John L.) Interest-Driven Reasoning Paper - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract Synthese, Vol. 74, No. 3, Internalism (Mar., 1988), pp. 369-390 No
Pollock (John L.) The Language of Thought Paper - Cited Low Quality Abstract Pollock - How to Build a Person, Chapter 5 No
Pollock (John L.) Understanding the Language of Thought Paper - Cited Medium Quality Abstract Philosophical Studies, Vol. 58, No. 1/2, Symposium on Thought and Reference (Jan. - Feb., 1990), pp. 95-120 No
Rey (Georges) Sensations in a Language of Thought Paper - Cited Philosophical Issues, Vol. 1, Consciousness, 1991, pp. 73-112 No
Rowlands (Mark) Connectionism and the Language of Thought Paper - Cited Medium Quality Abstract British Journal for the Philosophy of Science, Vol. 45, No. 2, Jun., 1994, pp. 485-503 17%
Searle (John) The Rediscovery of the Mind Book - By Subtopic Low Quality Abstract Searle (John) - The Rediscovery of the Mind 23%
Smolensky (Paul) Connectionism, Constituency and the Language of Thought Paper - Cited MacDonald (Cynthia) & MacDonald (Graham) - Connectionism: Debates in Psychological Explanation - Vol. 2 No
Todman (Theo) Thesis - Language of Thought Paper - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract   Yes
Viger (Christopher) Learning to Think: A Response to the Language of Thought Argument for Innateness Paper - Cited Medium Quality Abstract Mind and Language, Volume 20, Number 3, June 2005, pp. 313-325(13) No



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