Volume 13 · Number 1 · Pages 110–116
Author’s Response: Internatural Relations

Shaun Gallagher

Log in download the full text in PDF

> Citation > Similar > References > Add Comment


Upshot: I offer some clarification on how enactivism is related to naturalism, predictive processing and transcendental phenomenology, and I point to a paradox that requires further clarification with regard to the structure of intrinsic temporality and the nature of self.


Gallagher S. (2017) Author’s response: Internatural relations. Constructivist Foundations 13(1): 110–116. http://constructivist.info/13/1/110

Export article citation data: Plain Text · BibTex · EndNote · Reference Manager (RIS)


Allen M. & Friston K. J. (2016) From cognitivism to autopoiesis: Towards a computational framework for the embodied mind. Synthese: Online first. http://cepa.info/4099
Barrett L. F. & Bar M. (2009) See it with feeling: Affective predictions during object perception. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences 364(1521): 1325–1334. ▸︎ Google︎ Scholar
Barrett L. F. & Simmons W. K. (2015) Interoceptive predictions in the brain. Nature Reviews. Neuroscience 16(7): 419. ▸︎ Google︎ Scholar
Bitbol M. (2002) Science as if situation mattered. Phenomenology and the Cognitive Sciences 1(2): 181–224. ▸︎ Google︎ Scholar
Bohr N. (1999) Collected works. Volume 10. Edited by F. Aaserud & D. Favrholdt. Elsevier, Amsterdam. ▸︎ Google︎ Scholar
Bohr N. (2014) Can quantum-mechanical description of physical reality be considered complete? In: Wheeler J. A. & Zurek W. H. (eds.) Quantum theory and measurement. Princeton University Press, Princeton: 145–152. Originally published as: Bohr N. (1935) Can quantum-mechanical description of physical reality be considered complete? Physical Review 481: 696–702 ▸︎ Google︎ Scholar
Bregman A. S. & Rudnicky A. I. (1975) Auditory segregation: Stream or streams? Journal of Experimental Psychology: Human Perception and Performance 1: 263–67. ▸︎ Google︎ Scholar
Bruineberg J., Kiverstein J. & Rietveld E. (2016) The anticipating brain is not a scientist: The free-energy principle from an ecological-enactive perspective. Synthese, Online first. ▸︎ Google︎ Scholar
Chalmers D. J. (1995) Facing up to the problem of consciousness. Journal of Consciousness Studies 2(3): 200–219. ▸︎ Google︎ Scholar
Chanes L. & Barrett L. F. (2016) Redefining the role of limbic areas in cortical processing. Trends in Cognitive Sciences 20(2): 96–106. ▸︎ Google︎ Scholar
Chisholm R. M. (1957) Perceiving: A philosophical study. Cornell University Press, Ithaca NY. ▸︎ Google︎ Scholar
Clark A. (2016) Surfing uncertainty. Oxford University Press, Oxford (in press). ▸︎ Google︎ Scholar
Dennett D. C. & Kinsbourne M. (1992) Time and the observer: The where and when of consciousness in the brain. Behavioral and Brain Sciences 15(2): 183–201. ▸︎ Google︎ Scholar
Dor-Ziderman Y., Ataria Y., Fulder S., Goldstein A. & Berkovich-Ohana A. (2016) Self-specific processing in the meditating brain: A MEG neurophenomenology study. Neuroscience of Consciousness 1(1): niw019. https://doi.org/10.1093/nc/niw019
Dor-Ziderman Y., Berkovich-Ohana A., Glicksohn J. & Goldstein A. (2013) Mindfulness-induced selflessness: A MEG neurophenomenological study. Frontiers in Human Neuroscience 7: 582. ▸︎ Google︎ Scholar
Frith C. & Gallagher S. (2002) Models of the pathological mind. Journal of Consciousness Studies 9(4): 57–80. ▸︎ Google︎ Scholar
Gallagher S. & Allen M. (2016) Active inference, enactivism and the hermeneutics of social cognition. Synthese: Online first. http://cepa.info/4222
Gallagher S. (1996) The moral significance of primitive self-consciousness. Ethics 107(1): 129–140. ▸︎ Google︎ Scholar
Gallagher S. (1998) The inordinance of time. Northwestern University Press, Evanston IL. ▸︎ Google︎ Scholar
Gallagher S. (2017) Enactivist interventions: Rethinking the mind. Oxford University Press, Oxford. ▸︎ Google︎ Scholar
Gallagher S. (in press) New mechanisms and the enactivist concept of constitution. In: Guta M. P. (ed.) The metaphysics of consciousness. Routledge, London. ▸︎ Google︎ Scholar
Gandevia S., Wilson L., Inglis J. & Burke D. (1997) Mental rehearsal of motor tasks recruits alpha-motoneurones, but fails to recruit human fusimotor neurones selectively. Journal of Physiology 505(1): 259–266. ▸︎ Google︎ Scholar
Gibson J. J. (1977) The theory of affordances. In: Shaw R. & Bransford J. (eds.) Perceiving, acting, and knowing: Toward an ecological psychology. Lawrence Erlbaum, Hillsdale NJ: 67–82. ▸︎ Google︎ Scholar
Hohwy J. (2013) The predictive mind. Oxford: Oxford University Press. ▸︎ Google︎ Scholar
Husserl E. (1970) Cartesian meditations. Translated by D. Cairns. Martinus Nijhoff, The Hague. French original published in 1931. ▸︎ Google︎ Scholar
Husserl E. (1989) Ideas pertaining to a pure phenomenology and to a phenomenological philosophy. Second book: Studies in the phenomenology of constitution. Translated by R. Rojcewicz & A. Schuwer. Kluwer Academic, Dordrecht. German original published in 1952. ▸︎ Google︎ Scholar
Hutto D. & Myin E. (2013) Radicalizing enactivism: Basic minds without content. MIT Press, Cambridge MA. ▸︎ Google︎ Scholar
Karmarkar U. R. & Buonomano D. V. (2007) Timing in the absence of clocks: Encoding time in neural network states. Neuron 53: 427–438. ▸︎ Google︎ Scholar
Lambie J. A. & Marcel A. J. (2002) Consciousness and the varieties of emotion experience: A theoretical framework. Psychological Review 109(2): 219–259. ▸︎ Google︎ Scholar
Lethin A. (2005) Covert agency with proprioceptive feedback. Journal of Consciousness Studies. 12(4/5): 96–114. ▸︎ Google︎ Scholar
Lethin A. (2008) Anticipating sensitizes the body. Phenomenology and the Cognitive Sciences 7(2): 279–300. ▸︎ Google︎ Scholar
Lutz A., Lachaux J. P., Martinerie J. & Varela F. J. (2002) Guiding the study of brain dynamics by using first-person data: Synchrony patterns correlate with ongoing conscious states during a simple visual task. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 99(3): 1586–1591. http://cepa.info/2092
Merleau-Ponty M. (1964) The structure of behavior. Translated by A. L. Fisher. Beacon Press, Boston. French original published in 1942. ▸︎ Google︎ Scholar
Merleau-Ponty M. (1968) The visible and the invisible. Translated by A. Lingis. Northwestern University Press, Evanston IL. French original published in 1964. ▸︎ Google︎ Scholar
Merleau-Ponty M. (1995) La Nature: Notes, cours du Collège de France. Edition du Seuil, Paris. ▸︎ Google︎ Scholar
Merleau-Ponty M. (2012) The phenomenology of perception. Translated by D. A. Landes. Routledge, London. French original published in 1945. ▸︎ Google︎ Scholar
O’Regan J. K. & Noë A. (2001) A sensorimotor account of vision and visual consciousness. Behavioral and Brain Sciences 24(5): 939–973. ▸︎ Google︎ Scholar
Rietveld E. & Kiverstein J. (2014) A rich landscape of affordances. Ecological Psychology 26(4): 325–52. ▸︎ Google︎ Scholar
Ronconi L. & Melcher D. (2017) The role of oscillatory phase in determining the temporal organization of perception: evidence from sensory entrainment. Journal of Neuroscience 37(44): 10636 –10644. ▸︎ Google︎ Scholar
Thompson E. & Varela F. J. (2001) Radical embodiment: Neural dynamics and consciousness. Trends in Cognitive Sciences 10: 418–435. http://cepa.info/2085
Thompson E. (2007) Mind in life: Biology, phenomenology, and the sciences of mind. Harvard University Press, Cambridge MA. ▸︎ Google︎ Scholar
Varela F. J. (1996) Neurophenomenology: A methodological remedy for the hard problem. Journal of Consciousness Studies 3(4): 330–50. http://cepa.info/1893

Comments: 0

To stay informed about comments to this publication and post comments yourself, please log in first.