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, Volume 4, Issue 3, pp 191-194

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Brain, Behavior, and Knowledge

  • Walter GlannonAffiliated withDepartments of Philosophy and Community Health Sciences, University of Calgary Email author 

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In “Minds, Brains, and Norms,” Michael Pardo and Dennis Patterson claim that the idea that ‘you are your brain’ does not contribute to a plausible account of human behavior. I argue that they leave too little of the brain in their account of different types of behavior.


Brain Mind Behavior Empirical explanations Conceptual explanations Wittgenstein