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Author Macpherson, Fiona
Title Hallucination : Philosophy and Psychology
Imprint Cambridge : MIT Press, 2013
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Note Intro -- Contents -- Preface -- Contributors -- Chapter 1. The Philosophy and Psychology of Hallucination: An Introduction -- 1 Preliminaries -- 2 The Traditional View of Perception and Hallucination -- 3 The Epistemological Upshot of the Common-Kind Conception of Hallucination -- 4 Disjunctivism and Alternative Views of Hallucination -- 5 The Role of Psychology and Neuroscience -- 6 Conclusion -- Acknowledgments -- References -- Chapter 2. Introduction to the Chapters -- Part I: Psychology -- Part II: Philosophy: Reflections on Disjunctivism -- Part III: Philosophy: The Nature of Experience -- Part I. Psychology -- Chapter 3. The Hallucinating Brain: Neurobiological Insights into the Nature of Hallucinations -- Abbreviations -- Abstract -- 1 Introduction -- 2 Charles Bonnet -- 3 The Visual Brain -- 4 The Neurobiology of Visual Hallucinations -- 5 The Nature of Hallucinations -- 6 Conclusions -- References -- Chapter 4. Psychotic Hallucinations -- 1 The Phenomenology of Psychotic Hallucinations -- 2 The Environment and Hallucinations -- 3 The Source Monitoring Model -- 4 Psychological Studies -- 5 Why Does Trauma Cause Hallucinations? -- References -- Chapter 5. Thinking Aloud about Mental Voices -- Abstract -- 1 Introduction -- 2 A Developmental View of Inner Speech -- 3 Applying a Developmental View of Inner Speech to an Explanation of AVHs -- 4 Neuroimaging of Inner Speech and AVHs -- 5 Phenomenology: What Are Inner Speech and AVHs Like? -- 6 Conclusions -- Acknowledgments -- References -- Chapter 6. The Neuropsychology of Visual Hallucinations in Parkinson's Disease and the Continuum Hypothesis -- Abstract -- 1 Introduction -- 2 Study 1: Perception -- 3 Study 2: Executive Functioning -- 4 Study 3: Electrophysiological Testing -- 5 Study 4: Personality -- 6 Study 5: Sleep -- 7 Conclusions -- References -- Chapter 7. Hallucinations in Hypnosis
Abstract -- 1 Introduction -- 2 The Skeptical View -- 3 Subjective Experience Revisited -- 4 Time Distortion in Hypnosis -- 5 Hypnosis and the Internal Clock -- 6 Timing Accuracy and Hallucinations -- 7 The Senses, Consciousness, and the Clock -- 8 Disrupted Circuitry -- 9 Top-Down Processing and Hypnosis -- 10 Summary, Recent Developments, and Conclusions -- References -- Part II. Philosophy: Reflections on Disjunctivism -- Chapter 8. The Multidisjunctive Conception of Hallucination -- Abstract -- 1 A Parable -- 2 Screening Off -- 3 Screening Off in Our Parable -- 4 What Is Epistemic Disjunctivism? -- 5 Martin's Case for Epistemic Disjunctivism -- 6 Martin's Argument in Light of Our Parable -- 7 Objection: "Causally Matching" Experiences -- 8 On the Plausibility of Multidisjunctivism -- 9 Conclusion -- Acknowledgments -- References -- Chapter 9. Experience and Introspection -- Abstract -- I The Epistemic Conception of Hallucinations -- II The Subjective Indiscriminability of Hallucinations -- III The Introspective Indiscriminability of Hallucinations -- IV Three Challenges for Conjunctivism about Character -- V Three Challenges for Disjunctivism about Character -- VI Meeting the Challenge of Introspective Error -- VII Experiential Intentionalism -- VIII The Experiential Indiscriminability of Hallucinations -- IX The Nature of Perceptual Experiences -- Acknowledgments -- References -- Chapter 10. Explanation in Good and Bad Experiential Cases -- Abstract -- 1 -- 2 -- 3 -- 4 -- 5 -- 6 -- 7 -- 8 -- Acknowledgments -- References -- Chapter 11. Silencing the Argument from Hallucination -- 1 Introduction -- 2 Indistinguishability -- 3 Silence -- 4 The Argument -- 5 Conceptual Indiscernibility and Negative Epistemics -- Acknowledgments -- References -- Chapter 12. Naive Realism and Hallucinations -- 1 -- 2 -- 3 -- 4 -- 5 -- References
Chapter 13. Externalism and the Gappy Content of Hallucination -- 1 Content Externalism about Perceptual Experience -- 2 The Content of Hallucination -- 3 Conclusion -- Acknowledgments -- References -- Chapter 14. The Failure of Disjunctivism to Deal with "Philosophers' Hallucinations" -- Abstract -- 1 "Philosophers' Hallucinations" -- 2 Disjunctivism and the Conceptual Priority of Direct Realism -- 3 Martin's Phenomenological Disjunctivism -- 4 Common-Factor Direct Realism? -- 5 Conclusion -- References -- Part III. Philosophy: The Nature of Experience -- Chapter 15. Hearing and Hallucinating Silence -- Abstract -- 1 Introduction -- 2 Cognitive Theories of Silence Perception -- 3 Sorensen on Hearing Silence -- 4 That Eloquent Silence: Hallucinating Pauses -- 5 Objectless Consciousness -- 6 Form as Content: The Auditory Field -- 7 Listening to Silence -- 8 Conclusions -- Acknowledgments -- References -- Chapter 16. Hallucination, Mental Representation, and the Presentational Character -- Abstract -- 1 Two Basic Problems of Perception -- 2 Mental Pictures and the Bridging Problem -- 3 Indirect Realism and the Presentational Character of Visual Experience -- 4 A Relational Intentionalist Account of the Presentational Character -- 5 Relational Intentionalism and the Possibility of Hallucination -- Acknowledgments -- References -- Chapter 17. Hallucinations and the Transparency of Perception -- Abstract -- 1 Introduction -- 2 The Critical Realist Model of Perceptual Experience -- 3 Reconceptualizing Experience -- 4 Auditory Hallucinations -- 5 The Recognition of Hallucination -- 6 Hallucinations and the Transparency of Experience -- 7 Conclusion -- References -- Chapter 18. A Sense of Reality -- 1 Philosophers' Hallucinations and Real Hallucinations -- 2 Independent Existence -- 3 The Qualities of Independence, Objectivity, and Publicness
4 Imagination and Hallucination -- 5 Voluntary Control -- 6 Form and Content -- References -- Index
Scientific and philosophical perspectives on hallucination: essays that draw on empirical evidence from psychology, neuroscience, and cutting-edge philosophical theory
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
Link Print version: Macpherson, Fiona Hallucination : Philosophy and Psychology Cambridge : MIT Press,c2013 9780262019200
Subject Hallucinations and illusions.;Illusion (Philosophy)
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McCarthy-Jones, Simon
Aranyosi, István
ffytche, Dominic H
Bentall, Richard P
Varese, Filippo
Silva, Ksenija Maravic da
Fernyhough, Charles
Naish, Peter
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