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Derek Melser

Derek Melser received his Ph.D. in Philosophy from Massey University in New Zealand.

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In this remarkable monograph, Derek Melser argues that the core assumption of both folk psychology and cognitive science—that thinking goes on in the head—is mistaken. Melser argues that thinking is not an intracranial process of any kind, mental or neural, but is rather a learned action of the person.