Philosophy Lexicon of Arguments

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Explanation: making a statement in relation to an event, a state, a change or an action that was described before by a deviating statement. The statement will often try to involve circumstances, history, logical premises, causes and causality. See also description, statements, theories, understanding, literal truth, best explanation, causality, cause, completeness.
 
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Metzinger II 572
Explanation/Block: the phenomena I mention do not show anything by themselves!
Pain/Hypnosis/Block: What reason is there to believe that there is pain at all under hypnosis? Some authors assume a "hidden observer" (part of the person).

Block I
N. Block
Consciousness, Function, and Representation: Collected Papers, Volume 1 (Bradford Books) Cambridge 2007

Metz I
Th. Metzinger (Hrsg.)
Bewusstsein Paderborn 1996


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Ed. Martin Schulz, access date 2017-05-30