Some Semiotic Constraints on Metarepresentational Accounts of Consciousness

In John N. Deely & Leonard G. Sbrocchi (eds.), Semiotics. Legas Press. pp. 557-564 (2009)
Download Edit this record How to cite View on PhilPapers
"Representation" is one of those Janus-faced terms that seems blatantly obvious when used in a casual or pre-theoretic manner, but which reveals itself far more slippery when attentively studied. Any allusion to "metarepresentation", it would then seem, only compounds these difficulties. Taking the metarepresentationalist framework in its roughest outline as our point of departure, we thus articulate four key "structural" features that appear binding for any such theory.
PhilPapers/Archive ID
Upload history
Archival date: 2010-07-03
View other versions
Added to PP index

Total views
471 ( #16,390 of 71,189 )

Recent downloads (6 months)
25 ( #32,974 of 71,189 )

How can I increase my downloads?

Downloads since first upload
This graph includes both downloads from PhilArchive and clicks on external links on PhilPapers.