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Perception: Essays after Frege

2014.04.04 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews Charles Travis, Perception: Essays after Frege, Oxford University Press, 2013, 420pp., $99.00 (hbk), ISBN 9780199676545.
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2014.04.04 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews Charles Travis, Perception: Essays after Frege, Oxford University Press, 2013, 420pp., $99.00 (hbk), ISBN 9780199676545. Reviewed by Keith A. Wilson, University of Sussex Charles Travis's new collection on perception brings together eleven of his previously published essays on this topic, some of which are substantially revised, plus one new essay. The intentionally ambiguous subtitle hints at the author's endorsement of Fregean anti-psychologism, though influences from Wittgenstein and Austin are equally apparent. The work centres around two major questions in the philosophy of mind and perception. First, Travis argues against the view that perceptual experience, as distinct from perceptual judgement or belief, is representational, and so belongs to what Travis calls 'the conceptual'. This is contrasted with the 'non-conceptual', or 'historical';. . .

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