Perception And Action: Alternative Views

@article{Hurley2001PerceptionAA,
  title={Perception And Action: Alternative Views},
  author={Susan Hurley},
  journal={Synthese},
  year={2001},
  volume={129},
  pages={3-40}
}
A traditional view of perception and action makestwo assumptions: that the causal flow betweenperception and action is primarily linear or one-way,and that they are merely instrumentally related toeach other, so that each is a means to the other.Either or both of these assumptions can be rejected.Behaviorism rejects the instrumental but not theone-way aspect of the traditional view, thus leavingitself open to charges of verificationism. Ecologicalviews reject the one-way aspect but not… CONTINUE READING

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