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Illusion

Overview page. Subjects: Music.

Formed in 1964 in Long Island, New York, USA, the Illusion were a locally popular band in the same ‘blue-eyed soul’ scene that also produced more world-famous bands such as ...

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Illusions of Meaning

Jody Azzouni.

in Semantic Perception

May 2013; p ublished online September 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Philosophy of Language. 14978 words.

The suggestion is explored that we experience words and sentences the way we experience tools, as functionally-propertied objects. This way of experiencing language-objects is at...

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Appearance and Illusion

James Genone.

in Mind

April 2014; p ublished online June 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Epistemology; Metaphysics; Philosophy of Language; Philosophy of Mathematics and Logic; Philosophy of Mind. 14795 words.

Recent debates between representational and relational theories of perceptual experience sometimes fail to clarify in what respect the two views differ. In this essay, I explain that the...

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Illusions, Demonstratives, and the Zombie Action Hypothesis

Christopher Mole.

in Mind

October 2009; p ublished online December 2009 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Epistemology; Metaphysics; Philosophy of Language; Philosophy of Mathematics and Logic; Philosophy of Mind. 6192 words.

David Milner and Melvyn Goodale, and the many psychologists and philosophers who have been influenced by their work, claim that ‘the visual system that gives us our visual experience of the...

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Phenomenal consciousness: the explanatory gap as a cognitive illusion

M Tye.

in Mind

October 1999; p ublished online October 1999 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Metaphysics; Epistemology; Philosophy of Mathematics and Logic; Philosophy of Mind; Philosophy of Language. 0 words.

The thesis that there is a troublesome explanatory gap between the phenomenal aspects of experiences and the underlying physical and functional states is given a number of different...

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The Illusion of Incoherent/Inconsistent Concepts

Herman Cappelen.

in Fixing Language

March 2018; p ublished online May 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Philosophy of Language. 3710 words.

This chapter considers the notion of an inconsistent concept. Previous chapters have argued that—despite its name—conceptual engineering has no use for concepts. However, a number of...

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The Illusion of Semantic Reference

Christopher Gauker.

in On Reference

March 2015; p ublished online April 2015 .

Chapter. Subjects: Philosophy of Language. 10225 words.

Many contemporary philosophers of language have given up on the idea that there will be a satisfactory analysis of the relation of reference in terms of which referential semantics...

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Review: Kant's Doctrine of Transcendental Illusion

Béatrice Longuenesse.

in Mind

October 2003; p ublished online October 2003 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Metaphysics; Epistemology; Philosophy of Mathematics and Logic; Philosophy of Mind; Philosophy of Language. 0 words.

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Review: The Illusions of Egalitarianism

Serena Olsaretti.

in Mind

July 2005; p ublished online July 2005 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Metaphysics; Epistemology; Philosophy of Mathematics and Logic; Philosophy of Mind; Philosophy of Language. 0 words.

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Review: The Illusion of Conscious Will

Richard Holton.

in Mind

January 2004; p ublished online January 2004 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Metaphysics; Epistemology; Philosophy of Mathematics and Logic; Philosophy of Mind; Philosophy of Language. 0 words.

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Review: History and Illusion in Politics

Jorge Secada.

in Mind

July 2004; p ublished online July 2004 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Metaphysics; Epistemology; Philosophy of Mathematics and Logic; Philosophy of Mind; Philosophy of Language. 0 words.

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