What Is Color Vision?

@inproceedings{HilbertWhatIC,
  title={What Is Color Vision?},
  author={D. Hilbert}
}
Consider the following set of propositions: 1. Color is a mind-independent property that some objects possess. 2. To have color vision is (at least in part) to have the ability to see the colors of objects. 3. There is no single mind independent property that is visually detected by all organisms with color vision. There are serious reasons for accepting each of these propositions individually but there are apparently insurmountable difficulties with accepting all three of them simultaneously… CONTINUE READING