Disputatio 25:66-72 (2008)

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Sara Bizarro
Fairleigh Dickinson University
Abstract
Book review of William Bechtel's book Mental Mechanist. The book outlines a new and original program for the philosophy of cognitive science using an original concept of mechanism as its core idea. Bechtel’s concept of mechanism is intended to allow for a naturalized science of the mind that is continuous with the other sciences. The review goes through all the claims made in the book.
Keywords Bechtel  William Bechtel  Mental Mechanisms  Philosophy of Mind  Cognitive Science
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