Causation is Macroscopic but Not Papineau – – In Sophie C. Gibb & Rögnvaldur Ingthorsson (eds.), Mental Causation and Ontology. Herbert Feigl was an Austrian-born logical empiricist philosopher who published the .. Or, as Feigl puts it in “The ‘Mental’ and the ‘Physical’”. Herbert Feigl was a Regents’ professor of philosophy at the University of Minnesota and director of the Minnesota Center for the Philosophy of Science.

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The Mental and the Physical

Giorgi marked it as to-read Nov 22, To ask other readers questions about The ‘Mental’ and the ‘Physical’please sign up. Russellian Monism in Philosophy of Mind. Jake marked it as to-read Jan 27, University of Minnesota Press, pp.

Without cookies your experience may not be seamless. Like in the case of the realism issue, Feigl attempts at a semantically more sophisticated revision of the original Schlickian point of view. Alex Riedel marked it as to-read Dec 25, As Feigl reported in an unpublished interview, [t]he approximate date of the beginning of the [Vienna Circle] wasbut I do not remember whether it was in the spring or in the fall of that year.

The ‘Mental’ and the ‘Physical’: The Essay and the Postscript

Renan Virginio marked it as to-read Nov 04, Paperbackpages. As such, it had nothing to do with the concrete methods of testing hypotheses. Personal StatementsNew York: Past and PresentDordrecht: It was in the book Theorie und Erfahrung in der Physik that Feigl reflected on the philosophical significance of quantum mechanics.

Their brilliant jental powerful arguments overwhelmed me temporarily. Selected Writings, —Robert S.

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Trivia About The ‘Mental’ and University of Pittsburgh Press, pp. It has nothing to do with experience, but only with the internal structure of language.

Mental Causation in Philosophy of Mind. After his retirement inFeigl was still active as an organizer of philosophical discussions at his private home.

Table of Contents pp. In a hervert, Schlick, in his General Theory of Knowledge ;had argued that the difference of the mental and the physical is a difference between two conceptual systems and not a difference between two areas of reality.

Sign in to use this feature. Professor Feigl’s essay “The ‘Mental’ and the ‘Physical'” has provoked a great deal of comment, criticism, and discussion since it first appeared as a part of the content of Volume II of the Minnesota Studies in the Philosophy of Science about ten years ago.

Reprinted in Feigl and Sellarspp. Harvard University Press, pp. Setup an account with your affiliations in order to access resources via your University’s proxy server Configure custom proxy use this if your affiliation does not provide tue proxy.

Thomas Kroedel – – Philosophical Studies 1: Rather, they are themselves subject of scientific explanation.

Eric Funkhouser – – Philosophy Compass 2 2: Thus we have ideals of justice and equality. Return to Book Page.

George marked it as to-read Dec 15, Feigl and the Vienna Circle 3.