Behavioral and Brain Sciences

Short Communication

Beautiful red squares

Robert Van Gulick a1

a1 Department of Philosophy, Syracuse University, Syracuse, NY 13244-1170


The reflectance types that Byrne & Hilbert identify with colors count as types only in a way that is more dependent on, and more relative to color perceivers, than their account suggests. Their account of perceptual content may be overly focused on input conditions and distal causes.