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Ideas of Terence Horgan, by Text

[American, fl. 1988, Professor at the University of Memphis.]

1993 From Supervenience to Superdupervenience
4 p.12 'Superdupervenience' is supervenience that has a robustly materialistic explanation
5 p.16 'Global' supervenience is facts tracking varying physical facts in every possible world
5 p.16 Physicalism needs more than global supervenience on the physical
6 p.19 Materialism requires that physics be causally complete
8 p.23 Don't just observe supervenience - explain it!
8 p.27 Instrumentalism normally says some discourse is useful, but not genuinely true