Empiricism and After

Publication Year:
2015
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Repository URL:
http://philsci-archive.pitt.edu/id/eprint/11336
Author(s):
Bogen, Jim
preprint description
Familiar versions of empiricism overemphasize and misconstrue the importance of perceptual experience. I discuss their main shortcomings and sketch an alternative framework for thinking about how human sensory systems contribute to scientific knowledge.