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Extended Mind

  • By: Richard Menary
  • In: Encyclopedia of the Mind
  • Edited by: Harold Pashler
  • Subject:Linguistics (general), Cognitive Psychology (general)

The extended mind (EM) is a radical thesis about the constitution of minds. Minds are constituted by neural, bodily, and environmental states and processes. EM theorists believe that minds are hybrid entities assembled from the continuous and dense interactions between brains, ...