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Technology and the myth of 'natural man' : a response to Don Ihde and Charles Lenay

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The main suggestions and objections raised by Don Ihde and Charles Lenay to my ‘Technology and the body: the (im)possibilities of re-embodiment’ are summarized and discussed. On the one hand, I agree that we should pay more attention to whole body experience and to further resisting Cartesian assumptions in the field of cognitive neuroscience and philosophy of cognition. On the other hand, I explain that my account in no way presupposes the myth of ‘natural man’ or of a natural, delineated body from before the fall into technology.
Original languageEnglish
JournalFoundations of Science
Volume17
Issue4
Pages (from-to)385-390
DOIs
StatePublished - 2012

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