Functionalism: Philosophy Of The Mind

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  • Created on: 02-06-14 11:22

1. Functionalism basically belives that....

  • C-fibres firing in me is the same as S-fibres firing in a snail
  • S-fibres firing in a snail is different from everything
  • The mind and the body need to stop all interaction
  • The mind and the body exist in seperate realms
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2. Absent Qualia is.....

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

3. A causal role is what?

  • Caused by the inputs to produce the output
  • Basically, syntax
  • Caused by the outputs to relate back to the input
  • Where one acts in pain to produce the question of Inverted Qualia

4. Does Functionalism answer the problem of Multiple Realisability?

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

5. Functionalist is a physicalist theory. True or False?

  • True
  • False

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