Some Problems for Reductive Physicalism

Abstract : I examine and discuss Jaegwon Kim's arguments against non-reductive physicalism in his book, Mind in a Physical World. I first examine the supervenience argument and then the multiple realization argument. Finally, I raise some questions about Kim's overall attitude towards mental realism, i.e., realism about mental properties.


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Submitted on : Thursday, June 20, 2002 - 4:52:00 PM
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