Concepts, Where Cognitive Science Went Wrong
Jerry A. Fodor, 1998

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1 Philosophical Introduction: The Background Theory

2 Unphilosophical Introduction: What Concepts Have To Be

3 The Demise of Definitions, Part I: The Linguist's Tale

4 The Demise of Definitions, Part II: The Philosopher's Tale

5 Prototypes and Compositionality

Appendix 5A: Meaning Postulates

Appendix 5B: The 'Theory Theory' of Concepts

6 Innateness and Ontology, Part I: The Standard Argument

Appendix 6A: Similarity

7 Innateness and Ontology, Part II: Natural Kind Concepts

Appendix 7A: Round Squares

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