Volume 13 · Number 3 · Pages 341–347
Conflating Abstraction with Empirical Observation: The False Mind-Matter Dichotomy

Bernardo Kastrup

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Context: The alleged dichotomy between mind and matter is pervasive. Therefore, the attempt to explain matter in terms of mind (idealism) is often considered a mirror image of that of explaining mind in terms of matter (mainstream physicalism), in the sense of being structurally equivalent despite being reversely arranged.


Kastrup B. (2018) Conflating abstraction with empirical observation: The false mind-matter dichotomy. Constructivist Foundations 13(3): 341–347. http://constructivist.info/13/3/341

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