Patricia Churchland Quote

Although many philosophers used to dismiss the relevance of neuroscience on grounds that what mattered was the software, not the hardware, increasingly philosophers have come to recognize that understanding how the brain works is essential to understanding the mind.


Introductory message at her homepage at the University of California, San Diego, 2013

On her official website

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Although many philosophers used to dismiss the relevance of neuroscience on grounds that what mattered was the software, not the hardware,...

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Although many philosophers used to dismiss the relevance of neuroscience on grounds that what mattered was the software, not the hardware,...

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Although many philosophers used to dismiss the relevance of neuroscience on grounds that what mattered was the software, not the hardware,...

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Although many philosophers used to dismiss the relevance of neuroscience on grounds that what mattered was the software, not the hardware,...