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THE MIND-BODY PROBLEM AND QUINE'S REPUDIATION THEORY

@article{Stemmer2001THEMP,
  title={THE MIND-BODY PROBLEM AND QUINE'S REPUDIATION THEORY},
  author={Nathan Stemmer},
  journal={Behavior and Philosophy},
  year={2001},
  volume={29},
  pages={187-202}
}
Most scholars who presently deal with the Mind-Body problem consider themselves monist materialists. Nevertheless, many of them also assume that there exist (in some sense of existence) mental entities. But since these two positions do not harmonize quite well, the literature is full of discussions about how to reconcile the positions. In this paper, I will defend a materialist theory that avoids all these problems by completely rejecting the existence of mental entities. This is Quine's… Expand
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