Consciousness Revisited: Materialism without Phenomenal Concepts (Representation and Mind series) by Michael Tye
The MIT Press | December 12, 2008 | English | ISBN: 0262012731 | 249 pages | PDF | 2 MB
We are material beings in a material world, but we are also beings who have experiences and feelings. How can these subjective states be just a matter of matter? To defend materialism, philosophical materialists have formulated what is sometimes called "the phenomenal-concept strategy," which holds that we possess a range of special concepts for classifying the subjective aspects of our experiences.