Comment on Ted Honderich's Radical Externalism

Journal of Consciousness Studies 13 (7-8):28-43 (2006)
Download Edit this record How to cite View on PhilPapers
Abstract
Ted Honderich's theory of consciousness as existence, which he here calls Radical Externalism, starts with a good phenomenological observation: that perceptual experience appears to involve external things being immediately present to us. As P.F. Strawson once observed, when asked to describe my current perceptual state, it is normally enough simply to describe the things around me (Strawson, 1979, p. 97). But in my view that does not make the whole theory plausible.
PhilPapers/Archive ID
CRACOT
Revision history
Archival date: 2018-08-16
View upload history
References found in this work BETA
The Limits of Self-Awareness.Martin, Michael G. F.
Perception and its Objects.Strawson, Peter F.

Add more references

Citations of this work BETA

No citations found.

Add more citations

Added to PP index
2009-01-28

Total views
455 ( #6,321 of 41,458 )

Recent downloads (6 months)
6 ( #39,581 of 41,458 )

How can I increase my downloads?

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