Professor Ayer is right that Ryle’s strongest thesis is incorrect. However, I do not agree with all of Ayer’s arguments for that conclusion. I also wish that Professor Ayer had examined some other mental concepts, which also seem to resist any kind of behaviorist reduction.
"Professor Ayer’s Honest Ghost,"
Philosophic Exchange: Vol. 1
, Article 14.
Available at: http://digitalcommons.brockport.edu/phil_ex/vol1/iss1/14