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18. Thought / D. Concepts / 1. Concepts / b. Concepts in philosophy

[how philosophers tend to see concepts]

5 ideas
Philosophy should merely give necessary and sufficient conditions for concept possession [Machery on Peacocke]
Peacocke's account separates psychology from philosophy, and is very sketchy [Machery on Peacocke]
In the philosophy of psychology, concepts are usually introduced as constituents of thoughts [Machery]
In philosophy theories of concepts explain how our propositional attitudes have content [Machery]
Peacocke's account of possession of a concept depends on one view of counterfactuals [Machery]