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Physicalism and Phenomenal Concepts

Stoljar, Daniel


A phenomenal concept is the concept of a particular type of sensory or perceptual experience, where the notion of experience is understood phenomenologically. A recent and increasingly influential idea in philosophy of mind suggests that reflection on these concepts will play a major role in the debate about conscious experience, and in particular in the defense of physicalism, the thesis that psychological truths supervene on physical truths. According to this idea-I call it the phenomenal...[Show more]

CollectionsANU Research Publications
Date published: 2005
Type: Journal article
Source: Mind and Language
DOI: 10.1111/j.0268-1064.2005.00296.x


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