The World Without, the Mind Within: An Essay on First-Person Authority

Cambridge University Press (1996)
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In this original and challenging study, Andre; Gallois proposes and defends a new thesis about the character of our knowledge of our own intentional states. Taking up issues at the centre of attention in contemporary analytic philosophy of mind and epistemology, he examines accounts of self-knowledge by such philosophers as Donald Davidson, Tyler Burge and Crispin Wright, and advances his own view that, without relying on observation, we are able justifiably to attribute to ourselves propositional attitudes, such as belief, that we consciously hold. His study will be of wide interest to philosophers concerned with questions about self-knowledge
Keywords Self-knowledge, Theory of  Analysis (Philosophy  Philosophy of mind
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Call number BD450.G266 1996
ISBN(s) 0521560934   9780521560931
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Matthew Boyle (2011). Transparent Self-Knowledge. Aristotelian Society Supplementary Volume 85 (1):223-241.
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