Adams F. & Aizawa K. (2001) The bounds of cognition. Philosophical Psychology 14(1): 43–64. https://cepa.info/6680
The bounds of cognition.
Philosophical Psychology 14(1): 43–64.
Fulltext at https://cepa.info/6680
Recent work in cognitive science has suggested that there are actual cases in which cognitive processes extend in the physical world beyond the bounds of the brain and the body. We argue that, while transcranial cognition may be both a logical and a nomological possibility, no case has been made for its current existence. In other words, we defend a form of contingent intracranialism about the cognitive.