Higher-order theories analyse consciousness as higher-order mental representation. Phenomenal intentionality theories understand mental representation in terms of mental qualitative character or qualia. What happens when we try to combine the two, understanding higher-order mental representation, hence consciousness, in terms of phenomenal intentionality? That's the idea this paper explores.
|Title of host publication||Qualitative Consciousness|
|Publisher||CAMBRIDGE UNIV PRESS|
|Publication status||Published - 6 Oct 2022|
- higher-order thought theory