PHIL2206 Philosophy of Mind
Final Essay

Question

Here is a list of positions in the philosophy of mind:

Your task is to choose one of these positions and demonstrate an understanding of its pros and cons. You should do this by answering the following questions: What is the position? What is the best reason that you know of to think that the position is true? (This might be an argument.) What are the weaknesses of this reason? What is the best reason that you know of to think that the position is false? (This might be an argument.) What are the weaknesses of this reason? Your essay should make it clear that whether or not the position is true is not a straightforward matter. Note: I don't care whether you think the position is true or false; all I care is that you understand the complexity of the issue and can explain it well.

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