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Representation and Mind series

Wittgenstein, Philosophy, and the Mind
An Essay on Metarepresentation
Consciousness, Concepts, and Higher-Order Thoughts

A defense of a version of the higher-order thought (HOT) theory of consciousness with special attention to such topics as concepts and animal consciousness.

Materialism without Phenomenal Concepts

Four major puzzles of consciousness philosophical materialism must confront after rejecting the phenomenal concept strategy.

An argument against neobehaviorism and for "naturalized Cartesianism," which couples a wholly materialist approach to the mind with a fully realist attitude to the phenomena of conscious experience.

Contextual Semantics Meets Minimal Ontology

A provocative ontological-cum-semantic position asserting that the right ontology is austere in its exclusion of numerous common-sense and scientific posits and that many statements employing such posits are nonetheless true.

Metaphysical and Antimetaphysical Perspectives

A new view of the metaphysics of time, arguing that the traditional tensed-tenseless debate within analytic philosophy should be seen as the first stage in a philosophical investigation of time, and that the next stage belongs to phenomenology.

Essays in Honor of Cora Diamond
Edited by Alice Crary
Concepts and Their Perceptual Basis
The Scope and Limits of Computational Psychology
An Essay on the Mind-Body Problem and Mental Causation

This book, based on Jaegwon Kim's 1996 Townsend Lectures, presents the philosopher's current views on a variety of issues in the metaphysics of the mind—in particular, the mind-body problem, mental causation, and reductionism.

Polemical Essays on Cognitive Science and the Philosophy of Mind

In this book Jerry Fodor contrasts his views about the mind with those of a number of well-known philosophers and cognitive scientists, including John McDowell, Christopher Peacocke, Paul Churchland, Daniel Dennett, Paul Smolensky, and Richard Dawkins.

Essays on Designing Minds

Jerrold Katz develops a new philosophical position integrating realism and rationalism.

Realism, Anti-Realism, and Irrealism
A Representational Theory of the Phenomenal Mind

This book provides a detailed, systematic, and accessible introduction to an original philosophical theory of concepts that Christopher Peacocke has developed in recent years to explain facts about the nature of thought, including its systematic character, its relations to truth and reference, and its normative dimension.

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