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Supervenience

New Essays

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  • 16 Currently reading

Published by Cambridge University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Analytical & linguistic philosophy,
  • Philosophy of mind,
  • Philosophy,
  • History & Surveys - Modern,
  • Metaphysics,
  • Philosophy / Logic,
  • General,
  • Supervenience (Philosophy)

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsElias E. Savellos (Editor), Umit D. Yalcin (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages333
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7741240M
    ISBN 100521450020
    ISBN 109780521450027

    The principle of moral supervenience states that moral predicates (e.g., permissible, obligatory, forbidden, etc.), and hence moral facts attributing these predicates to various particular actions or action-types, supervene, or are defined by and depend, upon non-moral moral facts are hence said to be supervenient facts, and the non-moral facts the supervenience base of the former. Supervenience. [Jaegwon Kim;] -- "The International Research library of Philosophy collects in book form a wide range of important and influential essays in philosophy, drawn predominantly from English language journals.

    The implausibility of Strong Conceptual may explain why two of the most influential philosophers who discussed supervenience in ethics —R. M. Hare (, 4) and Simon Blackburn (cf. , , and the contrast between ‘supervenience’ and ‘necessity’ in , –4.)—seemed to accept something like weak but not strong conceptual.   Yet, after countless attempts to formulate a supervenience-based definition of physicalism, it is widely thought that characterizing physicalism in terms of supervenience fails to capture all that physicalism demands. In this chapter, I explain what I consider the major threat to a supervenience-based definition of : Robert Francescotti.

    Supervenience is used of the relationship between two kinds of properties that things may have. It refers to the way in which one kind of property may only be present in virtue of the presence of some other kind: a thing can only possess a property of the first, supervening kind because it has properties of the underlying kind, but once the underlying kind is fixed, then the properties of the. Keywords: location problem, metaphysics, physicalism, supervenience Oxford Scholarship Online requires a subscription or purchase to access the full text of books within the service. Public users can however freely search the site and view the abstracts and keywords for each book and chapter.


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These are my principal works: essays on which you may find my research studies and personal positions on Science and Philosophy, starting from my interests on the strict relation between Neuroscience and Philosophy in the classic topic of mind-body problem, till the interdisciplinary debate around mirror neurons discovery, always through the logic instrument of analytic philosophy.

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Many contemporary philosophers believe there is something ontologically fundamental about physics, particularly microphysics. Supervenience might be taken to mean that there cannot be two events exactly alike in all physical respects but differing in some mental respect, or that an object cannot alter in some mental respect without altering in some physical respect.

Similar books and articles. Supervenience as a Philosophical Concept. Jaegwon Kim - - Metaphilosophy 21 () 'Strong' and 'Global' Supervenience Revisited. Jaegwon Kim - - Philosophy and Phenomenological Research 48 (December) Supervenience: Ontological and Ascriptive.

Various Concepts of “Supervenience” and Authors: Simon Blackburn, Cambridge University. Supervenience and Mind: Selected Philosophical Essays Jaegwon Kim, Ernest Sosa Jaegwon Kim's "Supervenience and Mind: Selected Philosophical Essays" is an absolute must-read for any philosopher working in the philosophy of mind.

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Thank you for your : $. Humean supervenience is the conjunction of three theses: Truth supervenes on being, Anti‐haecceitism, and Spatiotemporalism. The first clause is a core part of Lewis's metaphysics. The second clause is related to Lewis's counterpart theory.Supervenience, In philosophy, the asymmetrical relation of ontological dependence that holds between two generically different sets of properties (e.g., mental and physical properties) if and only if every change in an object’s properties belonging to the first set—the supervening.

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