Thursday, January 7, 2010

Dennett's "The Part of Cognitive Science That Is Philosophy"

Daniel C. Dennett. The Part of Cognitive Science That Is Philosophy.
Topics in Cognitive Science 1 (2009) 231–236
http://ase.tufts.edu/cogstud/papers/tops_1015.pdf

Abstract: There is much good work for philosophers to do in cognitive science if they adopt the constructive attitude that prevails in science, work toward testable hypotheses, and take on the task of clarifying the relationship between the scientific concepts and the everyday concepts with which we conduct our moral lives.