Some Suggested Paper topics(but you can also choose your own)Do not write more than 10 pages.

 

Say what Dennettís Chase & Sanborn argument is and whether it works.

 

Is there a real difference between the Orwellian and Stalinesque pictures of the phi phenomenon?

 

State and evaluate OíReganís and NoŽís argument.

 

Is a functional criterion of similarity and identity compatible with a physicalist view of the specific nature of phenomenal experience?

 

Does the puzzle that Shoemaker raises for the inverted spectrum hypothesis show that the Frege-Schlick view is right?

 

Is memory crucial to the inverted spectrum?Assuming inverted spectra can exist at all, could there be an inverted spectrum in a creature that had no memory?

 

What is Lewisí way of balancing functionalist and physicalist considerations and what is Shoemakerís objection to it?Who is right?