Volume 11 · Number 1 · Pages 158–159
Do We Need a Metaphysics of Perception?

Peter Gaitsch

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Abstract

Open peer commentary on the article “Towards a PL-Metaphysics of Perception: In Search of the Metaphysical Roots of Constructivism” by Konrad Werner. Upshot: My general concern is that transferring the analysis of perception to a metaphysical and even metametaphysical level is not very helpful when it comes to justifying a certain philosophical conceptualisation of perception. To this end, a phenomenological analysis is needed. Furthermore, I point to an ambiguity within Werner’s correlationist account of the mind-world relation - and to a last resort for radical constructivism.

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Gaitsch P. (2015) Do we need a metaphysics of perception? Constructivist Foundations 11(1): 158–159. http://constructivist.info/11/1/158

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