chapter  28
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Idealism and the Mind-Body Problem 1

WithDavid Chalmers

Idealism is the view that the universe is fundamentally mental. It is often motivated by epistemological issues and associated with views such as phenomenalism. I explore a different sort of motivation for idealism, through the mind-body problem, and I explore the prospects for a version of idealism that is tied to panpsychism and cosmopsychism.