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Philosophy of Mind : A Beginner’s Guide
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Dualism Substance dualism Arguments in favor of substance of substance dualism Arguments against substance dualism Property dualism Assessing epiphenomenalism Behaviorism Philosophical behaviorism Arguments philosoph favor of philosophical behaviorism Arguments against philosophical behaviorism What is methodological behaviorism?
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