By Wilbur A. Smith
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T. MAKOWSKI intentions—different from the former two basically because of their lack of the propositional content and because of their limited epistemic permeability. 48 This web is capable of embracing diverse agential phenomena: long-term and occurrent agency, individual and joint actions, deliberateness of instantaneous automated action, physical and mental activities, detached/immersed awareness in actions and many others. The phenomenology of temporally extended action gives praxiology a new shape.
This is again a Rylean topic (1949), which recently has been revived as putatively earlier neglected (see O’Brien and Soteriou 2009). Despite the consequences of his ontological background (they will be discussed in the next section), Kotarbiński did not neglect this topic—he considered ‘purely mental action as a special case of action in general’ (Kotarbiński 1965: 176). He discussed such problems as the aforementioned mind-infusion of actions, conceptual thinking, the use of memory, planning and other mental activities.
2014). Neural data, they claim, do not support the idea that discrete mental states (as intentions) cause and control agency. Causation and control are dynamic processes, so we should revise our conception of intentional action and search for other conceptual apparatuses that capture them better. But notice that the acceptance of the highlighted role of intentions does not obligate us to causalism (more on this in Chap. 6). Also, the virtues of folk psychology inherited by BDI and the phenomenology of action are not overridden by the neuropsychological data.