AVAILABLE REPRINTS BY DANIEL DENNETT:
"The Bright Stuff," The New York Times,
July 12, 2003
"How has Darwin's theory of natural selection
transformed our view of humanity's place in the universe?" in eds. W.K. Purves, D.E. Sadava, G.H.
Orians, and H.C. Heller, Life: The Science of Biology, 7th Edition, Sinauer Associates, Inc Publishers
"Shame on Rea" a reply to
Michael C. Rea's "Dennett's Bright Idea."
"on failures of freedom
& the fear of science," for Dædulus, Journal of the American Academy of Arts, Winter
2003, pp. 126-130.
"Making ourselves at home
in our machines," review of Daniel Wegner, 2002, The Illusion of Conscious Will,
Cambridge, MA: MIT Press.
"The Mythical Threat of Genetic
Determinism," The Chronicle of Higher Education, January 31, 2003.
"What RoboMary Knows,"
Final Draft for Torin Alter, ed., Knowledge Argument volume and "What RoboDennett Still Doesn't Know" - a reply to
Dennett's "What RoboMary Knows" by Michael Beaton- awarded Best Student Paper at Toward a Science
of Consciousness conference, Tucson, AZ, 2004
"Who's On First? Heterophenomenology
Explained," Journal of Consciousness Studies, 10, No.9-10,(2003), pp.10-30; also in
eds. A. Jack & A. Roepstorff, Trusting the Subject? Vol. 1, Imprint Academic, 2003,
"Forestalling a Food Fight
over Color," Commentary on Byrne & Hilbert, "Color Realism and Color Science," for Behavioral
"Could there be a Darwinian
Account of Human Creativity?" Final draft for Evolution, From Molecules to Ecosystems
eds. Andrés Moya and Enrique Font, Oxford University Press.
“Look out for the dirty baby,”
on Baars, “The double life of B.F. Skinner. . . “ June 10, 2002, forthcoming in
Journal of Consciousness Studies.
brain use the images in it, and if so, how?" Commentary on Pylyshyn, for
Behavioural Brain Sciences.
"How could I be
wrong? How wrong could I be?" for special issue of Journal of Consciousness
Studies on "The Grand Illusion", January 13, 2002.
Effect: a Crane, not a Skyhook," in Evolution and Learning: The Baldwin Effect
Reconsidered, MIT Press, edited by Bruce Weber and David Depew,
in press for November, 2002.
"Higher Order Truths
Fantasy of First-Person Science" (a written version of a debate with David
Chalmers, held at Northwestern University, Evanston, IL, February 15, 2001,
supplemented by an email debate with Alvin Goldman).
"Consciousness: How much is that in real Money?" for R. Gregory,
ed., Oxford Companion to the Mind, on consciousness,
December 12, 2001.
"Altruists, Chumps, and Inconstant Pluralists," Commentary on Sober
and Wilson, Unto Others: The Evolution and Psychology of Unselfish
Behavior, September 22, 2001
surprise," commentary on O'Regan and Noe, Behavioural and Brain
Sciences, (2001)24:5, p. 982.
Explaining Consciousness Yet?" for COGNITION.
to Thinko...” for Fyssen volume on cultural evolution.
Christopher Taylor and Daniel Dennett, “Who’s Afraid of Determinism...?”
for R. Kane, ed., Handbook of Free Will, CUP.
Robert Aunger book, Darwinizing Culture, 2000.
"In Darwin's Wake,
Where am I?" APA Presidential Address, December 29, 2000.
of Eytan Avital and Eva Jablonka, Animal Traditions: Behavioural Inheritance
in Evolution, Cambridge University Press, 2000, for Journal of Evolutionary
Is Hirsch or
Wilson confused? A commentary on "The pitfalls of heritability," with
of subisomorphic experiential differences," Commentary on Palmer, for
Behavioral and Brain Sciences, by Christopher Viger
"Swift and Enormous,"
Commentary on Palmer, for Behavioural and Brain Sciences, by
Daniel C. Dennett
“The Virtues of Virtual Machines,” by Shannon Densmore and Daniel Dennett,
in Philosophy and Phenomenological Research, September, 1999,
Vol. LIX, No.3.
a Bug, It's a Feature," Journal of Consciousness Studies, 7, No. 4,
2000, pp. 25-27.
with C. Viger, commentary on Barsalou: Perceptual symbol systems, Behavioural
and Brain Sciences, vol. 22, no. 4, August, 1999, p. 613.
"We Earth Neurons,"
August 15, 1999
"The Zombic Hunch:
Extinction of an Intuition?" Final draft for the Royal Institute of Philosophy
Millenial Lecture, October, 1999
Nicholas Humphrey, Leaps of Faith: Science, Miracles, and the Search for
Supernatural Consolation, Copernicus Press, New York, 1999.
with C.F. Westbury,
"Mining The Past To Construct The Future: Memory and belief as forms of knowledge,"
in Schacter, D. and Scarry, E. (Eds.) (in press). Memory, Brain, and Belief.
Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press.
"Making Tools for Thinking,"
for Dan Sperber, ed., volume on Metarepresentation (conference at Simon Fraser
University, Feb. 7-8, 1997. Final Draft, April 10, 1998.
"Things about Things,"
final draft for Lisbon Conference on Cognitive Science, May 1998
with C.F. Westbury,
"Stability is Not Intrinsic," Commentary on O'Brien and Opie, "A Connectionist Theory
of Phenomenal Experience," for Behavioral and Brain Sciences, 1998
"Postmodernism and Truth,"
final draft for World Congress of Philosophy, August 13, 1998
Myths, Misunderstandings and Misgivings," Draft for Chapel Hill Lecture,
"Faith in the Truth,"
Amnesty Lecture, Oxford, final draft, February 18, 1997
"The Evolution of Evaluators,"
for International School of Economic Research volume on evolutionary economics,
University of Siena, Summer, 1997
"Reply to Mulhauser,"
Philosophical Books, vol. 38, pp. 89-92, April 1997
rats, and memes," A comment on "A Critique of Evolutionary Archeology," by James
L. Boone and Eric Alden Smith, forthcoming in Current Anthropology
"The Case of the Tell-Tale
Traces: A Mystery Solved; a Skyhook Grounded," Comment on Behe, for Notre Dame,
April 5, 1997
"Appraising Grace: What
evolutionary good is God?" review of Walter Burkert, Creation of the Sacred:
Tracks of Biology in Early Religion for The Sciences Jan/Feb, 1997
Overview of my Work in Philosophy," for Contemporary British and
American Philosophy and Philosophers (in Chinese), ed. Ouyang Kang,
Dept. of Philosophy, Wuhan University, Wuhan, Hubei 430072, P.R. China.
of The Ancient Mind: Elements of Cognitive Archeology, edited by Colin
Renfrew and Ezra B. W. Zubrow, Cambridge University Press,1994, 191pp +
versus Mother Nature--No Contest," Response to Fodor (on DDI) for MIND
incoherence," review of A. G. Cairns-Smith, Evolving the Mind: on the nature
of matter and the origin of consciousness, Nature, vol. 381, 6 June
1996, pp. 486-6.
Backwards on the Problem of Consciousness," commentary on Chalmers for
Journal of Consciousness Studies, vol. 3, no. 1 (special issue,
part 2), 1996, pp. 4-6.
Future by Telling Stories," fromThe Robot's Dilemma Revisited...,
Ford, Pylyshyn, eds., Ablex
of Hofstadter & F.A.R.G, Fluid Concepts And Creative Analogies,
Complexity Journal, Santa Fe Institute, vol. 1, no. 6, 1995/96,
Review of Other
Minds: Critical Essays, 1969-1994 by Thomas Nagel, OUP, 1995 in Journal
of Philosophy, vol. XCIII, no. 8, Aug 1996, pp. 425-28.
to an article, "The Deniable Darwin," by David Berlinski in Commentary,
written by Dennett in "Letters from Readers," Commentary, September, 1996.
- "The Myth
Double Transduction," Final Draft for TUCSON II volume, Stuart Hameroff,
ed., Sept. 30, 1996
Language and Mind," for Sheffield Conference volume, October 7, 1996
"The Case for Rorts," for
Rorty and His Critics, July 1996
the 'Leading Edge' of Memory?" A. Spadafora (ed.) Iride: Luoghi della
memoria e dell'oblio, anno. VIII, n. 14, April, pp. 59-78.
of Antonio Damasio, Descartes' Error, Times Literary Supplement,
August 25, pp. 3-4.
as Algorithm--the Ultimate Insult?" in The Mind, the Brain and Complex
Adaptive Systems, ed, Harold Morowitz and Jerome Singer, Santa Fe Inst.
Studies in the Sciences of Complexity, Proceedings Vol. XXII, 1995, Addison-Wesley,
Consciousness: What Matters and Why," in Social Research, vol. 62,
no. 3, Fall 1995, pp. 691-710.
is Believing--or is it?" for Perception, Akins ed., Vancouver Studies
in Cognitive Science, vol 5: Oxford University Press, pp. 158-72.
the Hippocampus," commentary on Jeffrey Gray, Behavioral and Brain Sciences,
vol. 18, no. 4, 1995, pp. 677-78.
not Taken," commentary on Ned Block, "On Confusion About a Function of
Consciousness," in Behavioral and Brain Sciences, vol. 18, no. 2,
1995, pp. 252-53.
have Beliefs?" in Herbert Roitblat& Jean-Arcady Meyer, eds., Comparative
Approaches to Cognitive Sciences, MIT Press, 1995, pp. 111-118.
Make Mistakes," in How Things Are, J. Brockman and K. Matson, eds.,
William Morrow and Company, New York, 1995. pp. 137-144.
Preposterousness of Zombies," commentary on T. Moody, O. Flanagan and T.
Polger, Journal of Consciousness Studies, vol. 2, no. 4, 1995, pp.
and Carr Further Explained: an exchange," Emory Cognition Project,
Report #28, Department of Psychology, Emory University, Apr.
Life as Philosophy," Artificial Life, vol 1, no. 1, 1994 (reprinted
in Artificial Life: An Overview, Langton, ed. MIT Press, 1995)
Science as Reverse Engineering: Several Meanings of 'Top Down' and 'Bottom
Up,'" in Logic, Methodology and Philosophy of Science IX, D. Prawitz,
B. Skyrms, and D. Westerståhl, eds., Elsevier Science, BV, Amsterdam,
North-Holland, pp. 679-689.
Portrait," S. Guttenplan, ed., A Companion to the Philosophy of Mind,
Blackwell Press, Oxford, pp. 236-244.
Consciousness," and "Instead
of Qualia," in Consciousness in Philosophy and Cognitive Neuroscience,
A. Revonsuo & M. Kamppinen, eds., Hillsdale, NJ: Lawrence Erlbaum.
Consciousnesses: None, One, Two, or None of the Above?" (with Marcel Kinsbourne)
continuing commentary on "Time and the Observer" in Behavioral and Brain
Sciences, v. 17, n. 1, pp. 178-80.
Requirements for Making a Conscious Robot," Philosophical Transactions
of the Royal Society, A, v. 349, pp. 133-146.
of Jackendoff, Patterns in the Mind and Pinker, The Language
Instinct, London Review of Books, (23 June), v. 16, n. 12, pp.
of Language in Intelligence," in What is Intelligence?, The Darwin
College Lectures, ed. Jean Khalfa, Cambridge, Cambridge Univ. Press.
Interview with Daniel Dennett, Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience,
vol. 7, no. 3.
reply to my critics, in Philosophical Topics, vol. 22, no 1 &2,
Spring & Fall 1994.
Unum?" commentary on Wilson & Sober: Group Selection, BBS, vol.
17, no. 4, 1994, pp. 617-18.
"'Confusion Over Evolution': An Exchange," (with S.J. Gould) The
New York Review of Books, vol. XL, No. 1 & 2, pp.43-44.
on the Edge," Inquiry, 36, March.
Varela et al, The Embodied Mind, Amer. Jnl. of Psych., 106,
No. 1, Spring, pp. 121-25.
from the Drawing Board: reply to my critics," in Dahlbom, ed. Dennett
and His Critics: Demystifying Mind. Oxford: Blackwell.
is: There is no Medium," reply to Jackson, Rosenthal, Shoemaker
& Tye in Philosophy & Phenomenological Research (Dec.),
v. 53, n. 4, pp. 889-931.
Allen Newell, Unified Theories of Cognition, Artificial Intelligence,
59, (1-2), 285-294, Feb.
School! Up with Logoland!: review of Seymour Papert, The Children's
Machine: Rethinking School in the Age of the Computer" New Scientist,
140, 1898, 45-46, Nov. 1993.
Drafts: An eternal golden braid?", with M. Kinsbourne, response to Glicksohn
and Salter in Behavioral and Brain Sciences, vol. 18, no. 4, 1995,
and Labeling," commentary on Clark and Karmiloff-Smith, "The Cognizer's
Innards," Mind and Language. 8, (4), 540-547, Winter.
Teleology, Intentionality," (continuing commentary on "Précis of
The Intentional Stance"), Behavioral and Brain Sciences, 16, (2),
Emptor," reply to essays on Consciousness Explained (reply to Mangan,
Toribio, Baars and McGovern), Consciousness and Cognition, 2, (1),
John Searle, The Rediscovery of the Mind, Journal of Philosophy,
60, (4), 193-205, Apr.
Dennett and Kinsbourne, M., "Time
and the Observer," BBS, 15, 183-247. & reply, "Escape
from the Cartesian Theater."
Anomalies of Consciousness: Implications for the Uncentered Brain," in
Neurophilosophy and Alzheimer's Disease, Christen et al. eds., Springer-Verlag
as the Center of Narrative Gravity," in Self and Consciousness: Multiple
Perspectives, Kessel, Cole, Johnson eds., Erlbaum.
In versus Finding Out: A Ubiquitous Confusion in Cognitive Science," in
Cognition, Conceptual, and Methodological Issues, Pick, Van den
Broek, Knill, eds., American Psychological Assn.
of Varela et al, The Embodied Mind, and Edelman, Bright Air,
Brilliant Fire, in New Scientist, 13 June.
the Nail on the Head," (commentary on Thompson, Palacios and Varela), Behavioral
and Brain Sciences, 15, 1, p. 35, 1992.
"La Compréhension Artisanale," (French translation of "Do-It-Yourself
Understanding") in Fisette ed., Daniel C. Dennett et les Stratégies
Intentionnelles, Lekton, 11, Winter.
Campaign for Safe Science," in B. Lower and G. Rey eds., Meaning in
Mind: Fodor and his Critics, Blackwell.
Folk Craft versus Folk Science and Belief versus Opinion," Greensboro NC
conference on the Future of Folk Psychology, in J. D. Greenwood, ed., The
Future of Folk Psychology.
and its Boundaries," (review of C. McGinn, The Problem of Consciousness),
The Times Literary Supplement, May 10, 10, 1991.
Patterns," Journal of Philosophy, 88:1, 27-51.
and Suspect Qualities," in E. Villanueva, ed., Consciousness.
"Teaching an old dog new tricks," (commentary on Schull), BBS,
and the Exploitation of Imagination," The Journal of Aesthetics and
Art Criticism, 48:2, Spring.
"Betting your life on an algorithm," commentary on Penrose, BBS,
review of Langton, ed., Artificial Life, in Biology and Philosophy
of Texts, People and Other Artifacts," in Philosophy and Phenomenological
Research, I, Supplement, Fall.
and Dennett, "Speaking for Our Selves," in Raritan.
of Selves," Cogito, 3, 163-73, Autumn 1989. Reprinted in Daniel
Kolak and R. Martin, eds., Self & Identity: Contemporary Philosophical
Issues, Macmillan, 1991.
of Penrose, The Emperor's New Mind: Concerning Computers, Minds, and
the Laws of Physics, in Times Literary Supplement.
Ethology: Hunting for Bargains or a Wild Goose Chase?" in Montefiore and
Noble, eds., Goals, Own Goals, and No-Goals, Unwyn Hyman.
Nature versus the Walking Encyclopedia," In Ramsey, Rumelhart and Stich,
eds., Philosophy and Connectionist Theory.
Fodor, Psychosemantics in Journal of Philosophy.
Philosophers Encounter AI," Daedalus, 117, pp. 283-296.
"The Intentional Stance in Theory and Practice," in Whiten and Byrne,
eds., Machiavellian Intelligence, Oxford University Press.
Qualia," in A. Marcel and E. Bisiach, eds, Consciousness in Modern Science,
Oxford University Press 1988
Intelligence is Hard to Find," (Commentary on Whiten and Byrne), BBS.
the Armchair and Into the Field," Poetics Today.
review of Honderich, A Theory of Determinism: The mind, neuroscience,
and life-hopes, "Coming to terms with the determined," Times Literary
Supplement, November 4-10.
"Ways of Establishing Harmony," in B. McLaughlin, ed., Dretske and
Error and Intentionality," in Y. Wilks and D. Partridge, eds, Sourcebook
on the Foundations of Artificial Intelligence, New Mexico University
OTHER AVAILABLE PREPRINTS BY DANIEL DENNETT:
the Middletoad!" (commentary on Ewert), Behavioral and Brain Sciences,
10, 372-4, 1987.
on Cam," Philosophy and Phenomenological Research, XLVIII, 339-41,
(with John Haugeland), in R. L. Gregory, ed., The Oxford Companion to
the Mind, Oxford University Press 1987
1990-2 "'Epiphenomena:' what are you talking about?"
Black Boxes: A Fable."
Language as a Communicative System," in Italian translation.
1994," for P.K. Moser and J.D. Trout, eds, Materialism, to be published
by Routledge Ltd in late 1994.
in Human and Robot Minds," in volume of the International Institute for
Advanced Studies, (Kyoto, Japan, September, 1994), volume on Cognition,
Computation and Consciousness, Ito et al, eds., to be published by
as a Thought Experiment," For Monte Verita special issue, forthcoming
HAL Commit Murder?" For Stork volume, 2001.
"One Fan's Pratfalls" forthcoming in Boston Review
AVAILABLE PRE/REPRINTS BY AFFILIATED AUTHORS:
"Voiced images, imagined voices," Biological Psychiatry, 27,
pp. 811-812. 1990
with Reuter-Lorenz & Moscovitch, "Hemispheric control of spatial
attention," Brain and Cognition, 12, pp. 240-66. 1990
with Green, M.F., "Auditory hallucination in schizophrenia: does humming
help?" Biological Psychiatry, 25, 630-3. 1990
with Hicks, R.E., "The extended present: evidence from time estimation
by amnesics and normals," in G. Vallar & T. Shallice, eds., Neuropsychological
Impairments of Short-Term Memory, Cambridge Univ. Press, London, pp.
with Parlow, S.F., "Asymmetrical transfer of Braille acquisition between
hands," Brain and Language. 1990
with Duffy, C.J., "The role of dorsal/ventral processing dissociation
in the economy of the primate brain," Behavioral and Brain Sciences,
13, pp. 553-54. 1990
with Green, M.F., "Subvocal activity and auditory hallucinations: clues
for behavioral treatments," Schizophrenia Bulletin, 16, pp. 617-26.
"Overfocusing: An apparent subtype of attention deficit-hyperactivity
disorder," in Amir, Rapin & Branski, eds., Pediatric Neurology:
Behavior and Cognition of the Child with Brain Dysfunction, S. Karger,
Basel, pp. 18-35. 1991
"Emotional lateralization," in Levick, Frost & Pfister, eds., Brain
Impairment: Advances in Applied Research, Proceedings of the Fifteenth
Annual Conference of the Australian Society for the Study of Brain Impairment,
Univ. of Newcastle, NSW, pp. 9-14. 1991
"Orientational bias in unilateral neglect," in Levick, Frost & Pfister,
eds., Brain Impairment: Advances in Applied Research, Proceedings
of the Fifteenth Annual Conference of the Australian Society for the Study
of Brain Impairment, Univ. of Newcastle, NSW, pp. 207-20. 1991
with Jankowiak, Shalev, & Bachman, "Preserved visual imagery and
categorization in a case of associative visual agnosia," Journal of
Cognitive Neuroscience, 4(2), pp. 119-31. 1992
"Integrated corticial field model of consciousness," in Ciba Foundation
Symposium No. 174, Experimental and Theoretical Studies on Consciousness,
John Wiley & Sons, London, pp. 43-60. 1993
"Development of attention and metacognition," in I. Rapin & S. Segalowitz,
eds., Handbook of Neuropsychology, vol. 7, Elsevier Biomedical,
Amsterdam, pp. 261-78. 1993
"Neurological aspects of language development disorders," in Blanken,
Dittmann, Grimm, Marshall & Wallesch, eds., Handbook of Linguistic
Disorders and Pathologies, Walter de Gruyter, Berlin, pp. 585-94. 1993
"Orientational bias model of unilateral neglect: Evidence from attentional
gradients within hemispace," in Robertson & Marshall, eds., Unilateral
Neglect: Clinical and Experimental Studies, Lawrence Erlbaum, New York,
pp. 63-86. 1994
"Sugar and the Hyperactive Child," New England Journal of Medicine,
330, pp. 355-56. 1994
"Mechanism of neglect: Implications for rehabilitation," Neuropsychological
Rehabilitation, 4(2), 151-3. 1994
"Neuropsychology of attention," in D. W. Zaidel, ed., Handbook of
Perception and Cognition, vol. 15 (Neuropsychology), Academic Press,
New York, pp. 105-23. 1994
"Models of consciousness: Serial or parallel in the brain?" in M.S.
Gazzaniga, ed., The Cognitive Neurosciences, MIT Press, Cambridge,
MA, pp. 1321-30. 1994
with Hiscock, M., "Phylogeny and ontogeny of cerebral lateralization,"
in Davidson & Hugdahl, eds., Brain Asymmetry, Bradford Books,
Cambridge, MA, pp. 535-78. 1995
"Awareness of one's own body: A neuropsychological hypothesis," in Bermudez,
Marcel & Eilan, eds., The Body and the Self, Bradford Books,
Cambridge, MA, pp. 205-23. 1995
with Yazgan, Wexler, Peterson & Leckman, "Functional significance
of individual variations in callosal area," Neuropsychologia, 33,
pp. 769-79. 1995
"The intralaminar thalamic nuclei: Subjectivity pumps or attention-action
coordinators?" Consciousness and Cognition, 4, 167-71. 1995
Steven Daniels, "The anthropology of folk psychology," Behavioral
and Brain Sciences, 16(1), pp. 38-39. 1993
Robert Alva Noë, "The Primacy of the Personal," Center Working
Robert Alva Noë, "Thought and Experience," Center Working Paper,
Robert Alva Noë, Experience and the Mind: An essay on the metaphysics
of experience, UMI Dissertation Services, Ann Arbor, MI, 1995
John Roberts, "Qualia and Animal Consciousness," Center Working Paper,
"The Ecology of Intentions: How to make Memes and Influence People; Culturology
" Center Working Paper, 1996-1
An Honors Thesis
by Marcus Arvan, Tufts University Class of 1998
Don Ross and Paul Dumouchel, "Emotions as Strategic Goals," 2004, published in
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