Constructing The World

David Chalmers

This is a tentative table of contents for my draft manuscript Constructing the World. N.B. please don't circulate this link.

Introduction

1. Scrutability and the Aufbau

2. Varieties of Scrutability

3. Adventures with a Cosmoscope

4. The Case for A Priori Scrutability

5. Revisability and Conceptual Change

6. Hard Cases

7. Minimizing the Base

8. Whither the Aufbau?

9. Verbal Disputes

Appendix 1: Scrutability, Supervenience, and Grounding.

Appendix 2: Reference Magnets and the Grounds of Intentionality

Bibliography

See also The Multiplicity of Meaning