140Jean-Pierre Dupuy, the mechanization of mind: On the origins of cognitive science (review)Minds and Machines 12 (3): 448-453. 2002.
186Data from introspective reports: Upgrading from common sense to scienceJournal of Consciousness Studies 10 (9-10): 141-156. 2003.Introspective reports are used as sources of information about other minds, in both everyday life and science. Many scientists and philosophers consider this practice unjustified, while others have made the untestable assumption that introspection is a truthful method of private observation. I argue that neither skepticism nor faith concerning introspective reports are warranted. As an alternative, I consider our everyday, commonsensical reliance on each other’s introspective reports. When we he…Read more
University of Missouri, St. LouisDepartment of PhilosophyDistinguished Professor
University of Pittsburgh
Department of Philosophy