|Sensation: ability to detect differences between own inner states related to stimuli. Sensations are fundamentally for perceptions and unlike them not linked to linguistic abilities. See also sensory impression, impression, perception, stimulation, stimuli, emotion, experience._____________Annotation: The above characterizations of concepts are neither definitions nor exhausting presentations of problems related to them. Instead, they are intended to give a short introduction to the contributions below. – Lexicon of Arguments. |
Perception / Experience / / tradition / Peacocke: has a content - on the other hand: feeling / sensations / tradition: has no content - E.g. sensation of smallness - may nevertheless be certain.
Sensation / Perceptional Characteristics / Peacocke: have, as the representational, reliable and publicly identifiable causes. - They can be used also for the explanation of behavior.
Ad I ~ 50
non-representational, sensational / Peacocke / (s): e.g.variation of volume, pitch, timbre._____________Explanation of symbols: Roman numerals indicate the source, arabic numerals indicate the page number. The corresponding books are indicated on the right hand side. ((s)…): Comment by the sender of the contribution.
Chr. R. Peacocke
Sense and Content Oxford 1983