Functionalism: Philosophy Of The Mind

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  • Created on: 02-06-14 11:22

1. Functionalism basically belives that....

  • The mind and the body exist in seperate realms
  • S-fibres firing in a snail is different from everything
  • C-fibres firing in me is the same as S-fibres firing in a snail
  • The mind and the body need to stop all interaction
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2. Functionalist is a physicalist theory. True or False?

  • True
  • False

3. Inverted Qualia is....

  • How things appear to you are correct, you only need to realise what you see. Nothing else matters
  • How things appear to you may be different from how they appear to someone else, eg Zombies
  • No one act is the same
  • How things appear to everyone is the same

4. Does Functionalism answer the problem of Multiple Realisability?

  • Yes!
  • No....
  • Sometimes, if you use the non-reductive theory
  • There is no problem

5. Absent Qualia is.....

  • We can clearly and distinctly conceive of any functional system without qualia
  • We cannot clearly and distinctly conceive of any functional without qualia
  • Nothing even related to Functionalism
  • ZOMBIES

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