|Died||November 27, 2019 (aged 85)|
|Alma mater||Dartmouth College|
|Doctoral advisors||Carl Gustav Hempel|
|Philosophy of mind|
Metaphysics · Epistemology
Philosophy of science
|Revised Romanization||Gim Jaegwon|
Jaegwon Kim (Daegu, September 12, 1934 – November 27, 2019) was a Korean-American philosopher. He was an emeritus professor at Brown University, but who also taught at several other leading American universities. He was best known for his work on mental causation and the mind-body problem. His issues are well represented by the papers collected in Supervenience and Mind: Selected Philosophical Essays (1993).
Kim died on November 27, 2019 at the age of 85.
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- Kim, Jaegwon. (1984). "Concepts of supervenience," Philosophy and Phenomenological Research, 45(2): 153–176.