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The imagery debate

Label
The imagery debate
Title
The imagery debate
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Examines the empirical and conceptual issues of the imagery debate in psychology between those who liken mental images to pictures and those who liken them to linguistic descriptions. Tye looks at the history of philosophical views on mental imagery and puts forward his own theory
Cataloging source
UkLiU
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Tye, Michael
Index
no index present
LC call number
BF367
LC item number
.T94 1991
Literary form
non fiction
Series statement
  • Representation and mind
  • Bradford books
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Imagery (Psychology)
  • Mental representation
Label
The imagery debate
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references ([155]-167) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The Picture Theory in Cognitive Psychology
  • Kosslyn's Version of the Picture Theory
  • The Picture Theory and the Digital Computer Model of the Mind
  • The Experimental Evidence for Kosslyn's Account
  • The Role of Quasi-Pictures in Cognitive Tasks
  • Mental Images as Structural Descriptions
  • Structural Descriptions and Epiphenomenalism
  • Pylyshyn's Version of Descriptionalism
  • Hinton's View
  • The Experimental Evidence for Hinton's View and the Issue of Tacit Knowledge
  • Imagery in the History of Philosophy
  • An Alternative to Quasi-Pictures and Structural Descriptions: Mental Images as Interpreted Symbol-Filled Arrays
  • Marr's Theory of Vision
  • A Problem for Pictorialist Approaches to Images
  • Objections to the Theory That Images Are Structural Descriptions
  • Imagistic Representation: My Own Proposal
  • Image Indeterminacy
  • Philosophical Arguments against the Picture Theory
  • Empirical Data
  • The Phenomenal Aspects of Mental Images
  • What Are Visual Qualia?
  • Traditional Philosophical Accounts of Imagery
  • Arguments for Visual Qualia Evaluated
  • The Argument from Introspection
  • The Argument from Hallucination
  • Visual Qualia without Representational Content?
  • What It Is That Shoemaker Likes
  • Critique of the Evidence upon which the Traditional Accounts Rest
  • The Decline of the Picture Theory in Philosophy and the Emergence of Alternative Views
  • Philosophical Objections to the Picture Theory
  • The Behaviorist View of Imagery
  • Philosophical Descriptionalism
  • The Adverbial Theory and Eliminativism
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xiv, 172 pages
Isbn
9780262200868
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
The imagery debate
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references ([155]-167) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The Picture Theory in Cognitive Psychology
  • Kosslyn's Version of the Picture Theory
  • The Picture Theory and the Digital Computer Model of the Mind
  • The Experimental Evidence for Kosslyn's Account
  • The Role of Quasi-Pictures in Cognitive Tasks
  • Mental Images as Structural Descriptions
  • Structural Descriptions and Epiphenomenalism
  • Pylyshyn's Version of Descriptionalism
  • Hinton's View
  • The Experimental Evidence for Hinton's View and the Issue of Tacit Knowledge
  • Imagery in the History of Philosophy
  • An Alternative to Quasi-Pictures and Structural Descriptions: Mental Images as Interpreted Symbol-Filled Arrays
  • Marr's Theory of Vision
  • A Problem for Pictorialist Approaches to Images
  • Objections to the Theory That Images Are Structural Descriptions
  • Imagistic Representation: My Own Proposal
  • Image Indeterminacy
  • Philosophical Arguments against the Picture Theory
  • Empirical Data
  • The Phenomenal Aspects of Mental Images
  • What Are Visual Qualia?
  • Traditional Philosophical Accounts of Imagery
  • Arguments for Visual Qualia Evaluated
  • The Argument from Introspection
  • The Argument from Hallucination
  • Visual Qualia without Representational Content?
  • What It Is That Shoemaker Likes
  • Critique of the Evidence upon which the Traditional Accounts Rest
  • The Decline of the Picture Theory in Philosophy and the Emergence of Alternative Views
  • Philosophical Objections to the Picture Theory
  • The Behaviorist View of Imagery
  • Philosophical Descriptionalism
  • The Adverbial Theory and Eliminativism
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xiv, 172 pages
Isbn
9780262200868
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations

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