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Phil-Mind Calendar
  • Read and annotate Smart, "Sensations and Brain Processes"
  • Bring your laptop, if you have one.

Read and annotate Lewis, "An Argument for Identity Theory"

  • Read and annotate Putnam, "The Nature of Mental States"
  • Read and annotate Block, "Troubles with Functionalism" (Note: you only need to read selections, be sure to look for my annotations about which sections to read, and which to skip).
  • Read and annotate Turing, "Computing Machinery and Intelligence"
  • Read and annotate Haugeland, "Semantic Engines"
  • Short Paper Due
  • Read and annotate Fodor, "Propositional Attitudes"
  • Read and annotate Searle, "Minds, Brains, and Programs" (the PDF is of his paper, plus replies to it.  You only need to read his paper, not the replies).