Behavioral and Brain Sciences



Author's Response

On sympathies with J. J. Gibson and on focusing reference


Ruth Garrett Millikan a1
a1 Department of Philosophy, University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT 06250-2054 millikan@uconnvm.uconn.edu

Abstract

Something of the relation of my work on substance concepts to Gibsonian theories of perception–action is discussed. What historical relations tie a particular substance concept to a particular substance is discussed.