Representation-hunger reconsidered

@article{Degenaar2014RepresentationhungerR,
  title={Representation-hunger reconsidered},
  author={Jan Degenaar and Erik Myin},
  journal={Synthese},
  year={2014},
  volume={191},
  pages={3639-3648}
}
According to a standard representationalist view cognitive capacities depend on internal content-carrying states. Recent alternatives to this view have been met with the reaction that they have, at best, limited scope, because a large range of cognitive phenomena—those involving absent and abstract features—require representational explanations. Here we… CONTINUE READING