The Opacity of Mind: An Integrative Theory of Self-Knowledge

Oup Oxford (2011)
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Do we have introspective access to our own thoughts? Peter Carruthers challenges the consensus that we do: he argues that access to our own thoughts is always interpretive, grounded in perceptual awareness and sensory imagery. He proposes a bold new theory of self-knowledge, with radical implications for understanding of consciousness and agency
Keywords Self-knowledge, Theory of  Self (Philosophy  Cognitive psychology
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Call number BD438.5.C355 2011
ISBN(s) 9780199596195
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Peter Carruthers (2013). On Central Cognition. Philosophical Studies 170 (1):1-20.
Santiago Arango-Muñoz (2013). Scaffolded Memory and Metacognitive Feelings. Review of Philosophy and Psychology 4 (1):135-152.

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