David Chalmers

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David John Chalmers (; born 20 April 1966) is an Australian philosopher and cognitive scientist specializing in the areas of philosophy of mind and philosophy of language. He is a Professor of Philosophy and Neural Science, and a Director of the “Center for Mind, Brain and Consciousness” (along with Ned Block) at New York University. In 2013, he was elected a Fellow of the American Academy of Arts & Sciences.He is the cofounder of PhilPapers (a database of journal articles for professionals and students in philosophy) along with David Bourget.


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