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Mind as Mechanism

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' The mind is the last bastion of self-respect.' Copernicus and Darwin overturned two of man's great anthropocentric eliefs:thatourearthIs at the centre of the universe; and that we owe our existence to an act of divine creation. A third belief remains: that our minds make us unique.
Daniel Dennett , Professor of Philosophy at Tufts University, Boston, discusses with Geoff Watts his recently published book The Mind's 1. in which he argues that human beings are not the only machines that can have minds.
Producer JULIAN BROWN

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Unknown: Daniel Dennett
Unknown: Geoff Watts
Producer: Julian Brown

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