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Language of Thought

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Baker (Lynne Rudder) When Do Persons Begin and End? Paper High Quality Abstract   Yes
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Evans (Vyvyan) Video - Real talk Paper Medium Quality Abstract   Yes
Hains (Brigid) & Hains (Paul) Aeon: 2019+ Paper High Quality Abstract 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7 Yes
Todman (Theo) Thesis - Chapter 03 (What is a Person?) Paper Medium Quality Abstract 2, 3, 4 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
Baker (Lynne Rudder) When Do Persons Begin and End? Paper - Referencing High Quality Abstract Distinguished Faculty Lecture, December 5, 2005 Yes
Bermudez (Jose Luis) Thinking Without Words Book - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract Bermudez (Jose Luis) - Thinking Without Words 6%
Bickerton (Derek) How Protolanguage Became Language Paper - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract Knight (Etc, Eds) - The Evolutionary Emergence of Language: Social Function and the Origins of Linguistic Form, 24 November 2009 No
Burling (Robbins) The Talking Ape: How Language Evolved Book - By Subtopic Low Quality Abstract Burling (Robbins) - The Talking Ape: How Language Evolved 0%
Camp (Elisabeth) A language of baboon thought? Paper - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract Robert W. Lurz (ed.), The Philosophy of Animal Minds. Cambridge University Press (2009), Chapter 6 8%
Cangelosi (Angelo) & Parisi (Domenico), Eds. Simulating the Evolution of Language Book - By Subtopic (via Paper By Subtopic) Medium Quality Abstract Cangelosi (Angelo) & Parisi (Domenico), Eds. - Simulating the Evolution of Language 1%
Cangelosi (Angelo) & Parisi (Domenico), Eds. Simulating the Evolution of Language Paper - By Subtopic Cangelosi (Angelo) & Parisi (Domenico), Eds. - Simulating the Evolution of Language, 2002 2%
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 - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract International Journal of Philosophical Studies, Volume 15, Issue 1 March 2007 , pages 1 - 21 No
Clark (Andy) Language of Thought Paper - By Subtopic Guttenplan - A Companion to the Philosophy of Mind No
Davies (Martin) Concepts, Connectionism, and the Language of Thought Paper - By Subtopic 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 - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract Psyche, 1(1), December 1993 No
Evans (Vyvyan) Video - Real talk Paper - Cited Medium Quality Abstract Aeon, 04 December 2014 Yes
Evans (Vyvyan) Video - Real talk Paper - Referencing Medium Quality Abstract Aeon, 04 December 2014 Yes
Everett (Daniel) Chomsky, Wolfe and me Paper - Cited Aeon, 10 January, 2017 Yes
Fodor (Jerry) Psychosemantics Book - Cited Low Quality Abstract Fodor (Jerry) - Psychosemantics Yes
Fodor (Jerry) The Language of Thought Book - By Subtopic 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 - By Subtopic Fodor - Psychosemantics, Appendix Yes
Garcia-Amaya (Lorenzo) Video - Why do we, like, hesitate when we, um, speak? Paper - Cited Medium Quality Abstract Aeon, 10 May 2021 Yes
Guttenplan (Samuel), Ed. A Companion to the Philosophy of Mind Book - By Subtopic (via Paper By Subtopic) Medium Quality Abstract Guttenplan (Samuel), Ed. - A Companion to the Philosophy of Mind 0%
Hains (Brigid) & Hains (Paul) Aeon: 2019+ Paper - Referencing Hains (Brigid) & Hains (Paul) - Aeon Yes
Hains (Brigid) & Hains (Paul) Aeon: A-B (& General) Book - Referencing (via Paper Referencing) Low Quality Abstract Bibliographical details to be supplied 100%
Hains (Brigid) & Hains (Paul) Aeon: C-F Book - Cited (via Paper Cited) Low Quality Abstract Bibliographical details to be supplied 51%
Hains (Brigid) & Hains (Paul) Aeon: G-K Book - Cited (via Paper Cited) Low Quality Abstract Bibliographical details to be supplied 31%
Horgan (Terence) & Tienson (John) Connectionism and the Philosophy of Psychology Book - By Subtopic (via Paper By Subtopic) Horgan (Terence) & Tienson (John) - Connectionism and the Philosophy of Psychology 23%
Horgan (Terence) & Tienson (John) Why There Still Has to be a Language of Thought, and What That Means Paper - By Subtopic Horgan & Tienson - Connectionism and the Philosophy of Psychology, 1996, Chapter 5 29%
Huenemann (Charlie) Who needs a perfect language? It’s already perfectly imperfect Paper - Cited Medium Quality Abstract Aeon, 30 May, 2017 Yes
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 - By Subtopic Field Guide to the Philosophy of Mind No
Kaye (Larry) The Language of Thought - Annotated Bibliography Paper - By Subtopic Field Guide to the Philosophy of Mind No
Laurence (Stephen) & Margolis (Eric) Regress Arguments Against the Language of Thought Paper - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract Analysis 57.1, Jan 1997, p60, 7p No
Lieberman (Philip) Eve Spoke - Human Language and Human Evolution Book - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract Lieberman (Philip) - Eve Spoke - Human Language and Human Evolution No
Lurz (Robert), Ed. The Philosophy of Animal Minds Book - By Subtopic (via Paper By Subtopic) Medium Quality Abstract Lurz (Robert), Ed. - The Philosophy of Animal Minds 4%
Lycan (William) Mind and Cognition - An Anthology Book - By Subtopic (via Paper By Subtopic) Lycan (William) - Mind and Cognition - An Anthology 1%
Lycan (William) The 'Language of Thought' Hypothesis - Introduction Paper - By Subtopic 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 - By Subtopic (via Paper By Subtopic) Medium Quality Abstract Pollock (John L.) - How to Build a Person: A Prolegomenon 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 - By Subtopic Low Quality Abstract Pollock - How to Build a Person, Chapter 5 No
Pollock (John L.) Understanding the Language of Thought Paper - By Subtopic 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 - By Subtopic Philosophical Issues, Vol. 1, Consciousness, 1991, pp. 73-112 No
Rowlands (Mark) Connectionism and the Language of Thought Paper - By Subtopic 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 - By Subtopic MacDonald (Cynthia) & MacDonald (Graham) - Connectionism: Debates in Psychological Explanation - Vol. 2 No
Todman (Theo) Poverty of Stimulus Arguments Paper - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract   25%
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 - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract Mind and Language, Volume 20, Number 3, June 2005, pp. 313-325(13) No
Wray (Alison) Holistic Utterances in Protolanguage: The Link from Primates to Humans Paper - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract Knight (Etc, Eds) - The Evolutionary Emergence of Language: Social Function and the Origins of Linguistic Form No



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