Article ID: CBB001252233

Psycho-neural Identity as the Basis for Empirical Research and Theorization in Psychology: An Interview with Mario A. Bunge (2012)

unapi

Virues-Ortega, Javier (Author)
Hurtado-Parrado, Camilo (Author)
Martin, Toby L. (Author)
Julio, Flávia (Author)


Science and Education
Volume: 21, no. 10
Issue: 10
Pages: 1527-1534


Publication Date: 2012
Edition Details: Part of a special issue, “Mario Bunge: Evaluations of His Systematic Philosophy”
Language: English

Mario Bunge is one of the most prolific philosophers of our time. Over the past sixty years he has written extensively about semantics, ontology, epistemology, philosophy of science and ethics. Bunge has been interested in the philosophical and methodological implications of modern psychology and more specifically in the philosophies of the relation between the neural and psychological realms. According to Bunge, functionalism, the philosophical stand of current psychology, has limited explanatory power in that neural processes are not explicitly acknowledged as components or factors of psychological phenomena. In Matter and Mind (2010), Bunge has elaborated in great detail the philosophies of the mind-brain dilemma and the basis of the psychoneural identity hypothesis, which suggests that all psychological processes can be analysed in terms of neural and physical phenomena. This article is the result of a long interview with Dr. Bunge on psychoneural identity and brain-behaviour relations.

...More
Included in

Article Matthews, Michael R. (2012) Mario Bunge, Systematic Philosophy and Science Education: An Introduction. Science and Education (pp. 1393-1403). unapi

Citation URI
http://data.isiscb.org/isis/citation/CBB001252233/

Similar Citations

Book Thomas W. Polger; Lawrence A. Shapiro; (2016)
The Multiple Realization Book (/isis/citation/CBB840684441/)

Article Gere, Charlie; (2004)
The Technologies and Politics of Delusion: An Interview with Artist Rod Dickinson (/isis/citation/CBB000501612/)

Book Carmela Morabito; (2020)
Il motore della mente. Il movimento nella storia delle scienze cognitive (/isis/citation/CBB028669021/)

Book Winter, Alison; (2012)
Memory: Fragments of a Modern History (/isis/citation/CBB001251122/)

Article Pelaprat, Etienne; Hartouni, Valerie; (2011)
The Neural Subject in Popular Culture and the End of Life (/isis/citation/CBB001252271/)

Article Young, Allan; (2012)
The Social Brain and the Myth of Empathy (/isis/citation/CBB001251568/)

Book Malik, Kenan; (2000)
Man, Beast and Zombie: What Science Can and Cannot Tell about Human Nature (/isis/citation/CBB000600037/)

Article Seni, Dan Alexander; (2012)
Do the Modern Neurosciences Call for a New Model of Organizational Cognition? (/isis/citation/CBB001252231/)

Article Gary Fuller; (2018)
Physicalism, Realization, and Structure (/isis/citation/CBB773642557/)

Article Cory Wright; Matteo Colombo; Alexander Beard; (2017)
HIT and brain reward function: A case of mistaken identity (theory) (/isis/citation/CBB272128790/)

Article Michael Robert Matthews; (2020)
Mario Bunge (1919–2020): Physicist, Philosopher, Champion of Science, and Citizen of the World (/isis/citation/CBB471269461/)

Book Lakoff, George; Núñez, Rafael E.; (2000)
Where Mathematics Comes From: How the Embodied Mind Brings Mathematics into Being (/isis/citation/CBB000411081/)

Book Cordeschi, Roberto; (2002)
The Discovery of the Artificial Behavior, Mind and Machines before and beyond Cybernetics (/isis/citation/CBB000201336/)

Chapter Gierer, Alfred; (2003)
Brain, mind, and limitations of a scientific theory of human consciousness (/isis/citation/CBB000410020/)

Book Lloyd, G. E. R.; (2007)
Cognitive Variations: Reflections on the Unity and Diversity of the Human Mind (/isis/citation/CBB000953776/)

Authors & Contributors
Cordeschi, Roberto
Globus, Gordon G.
Gierer, Alfred
Núñez, Rafael E.
Lakoff, George
Gere, Charlie
Journals
Studies in History and Philosophy of Science Part C: Studies in History and Philosophy of Biological and Biomedical Sciences
Berichte zur Wissenschaftsgeschichte
Journal of the American Academy of Religion
Science in Context
Science and Education
Configurations: A Journal of Literature, Science, and Technology
Publishers
Oxford University Press
Kluwer
John Benjamins Pub. Co.
Basic Books (Perseus)
Rutgers University Press
Random House
Concepts
Neurosciences
Philosophy of mind
Psychology
Philosophy of science
Consciousness
Brain
People
Bunge, Mario
Heidegger, Martin
McCulloch, Warren
Von Neumann, John
Freud, Sigmund
Schnitzel, Arthur
Time Periods
21st century
20th century, late
20th century
20th century, early
17th century
18th century
Places
United States
Vienna (Austria)
Comments

Be the first to comment!

{{ comment.created_by.username }} on {{ comment.created_on | date:'medium' }}

Log in or register to comment