Behavioral and Brain Sciences



Open Peer Commentary
Pessoa et al.: Perceptual completion

Trading in form for content and taking the sting out of the mind-body problem


Erik Myin a1
a1 Department of Philosophy (EMEP), Free University Brussels (VUB), Pleinlaan 2, B 1050 Brussels, Belgium emyin@vub.ac.be

Abstract

Analytical isomorphism is an instance of the demand for a transparent relation between vehicle and content, which is central to the mind-body problem. One can abandon transparency without begging the question with regard to the mind-body problem.