Document Type and Release Option
Thesis (open access)
Dr. Joe Pellegrino
This project aims to provide a clear and compelling reason for rejecting dualism with respect to the mind, by undermining the support dualist positions receive from so-called knowledge arguments. In particular, I will show the error present in the many forms of what is variously called the “Mary’s Room” or “Mary the Brilliant Color Scientist” thought experiment.
Powell, Jesse R., ""Hail Mary, Full of Haze": Physicalism and the Knowledge Argument" (2017). Honors College Theses. 546.