Ideas of DH Mellor / T Crane, by Theme

[British, fl. 1990, Supervisor and student at Cambridge University.]

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7. Existence / D. Theories of Reality / 5. Physicalism
Some suggest that materialism is empty, because 'physical' cannot be properly characterized
15. Nature of Minds / A. Nature of Mind / 3. Mental Causation
Causation depends on intrinsic properties
17. Mind and Body / D. Property Dualism / 2. Anomalous Monism
There are many psychophysicals laws - about the effects of sweets, colours and soft cushions
17. Mind and Body / E. Physicalism / 7. Anti-Physicalism / a. Physicalism critique
No defences of physicalism can deprive psychology of the ontological authority of other sciences