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The Structure of Perceptual Experience

James Stazicker

ISBN: 978-1-119-06110-6 March 2015 Wiley-Blackwell 168 Pages


This innovative new collection features six original essays exploring the spatial, temporal, and other structures that shape conscious perception.

  • Includes cutting-edge research on an increasingly influential topic in the philosophy of the mind
  • Explores structural differences between the senses and between different theories of perceptual experience
  • Offers innovative new arguments on the philosophy of perception written by leading scholars in the field

Notes on Contributors vii

Introduction 1
James Stazicker

1 Is the Sense-Data Theory a Representationalist Theory? 7
Fiona Macpherson

2 Naive Realist Perspectives on Seeing Blurrily 31
Craig French

3 Perceptual Guidance 53
Sebastian Watzl

4 The Perception of Activity 79
Thomas Crowther

5 Auditory Appearances 103
Matthew Nudds

6 Space, Time and Molyneux’s Question 125
Louise Richardson

Index 149