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Perceptual Experience

Tamar Szabo Gendler and John Hawthorne


The topic of perceptual experience lies at the center of a number of important debates in epistemology, the philosophy of mind, and the psychology of perception. In recent years, it has become one of the most vibrant areas of philosophy, provoking an enormous amount of high-level debate and discussion. The essays in this volume provide novel perspectives on a wide range of questions about the nature and content of perceptual experience. They address topics like representationalism, disjunctivism, and non-conceptual content, as well as others like perceptual illusion and the phenomenology of pe ... More

Keywords: perception, perceptual experience, philosophy of mind, disjunctivism, non-conceptual content, perceptual illusion, representational content, phenomenal character, phenomenology

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2006 Print ISBN-13: 9780199289769
Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: May 2010 DOI:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199289769.001.0001


Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Tamar Szabo Gendler, editor
Cornell University, New York
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John Hawthorne, editor
Rutgers University, New Jersey
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