Transparency, belief, intention


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Alex Byrne
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
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This paper elaborates and defends a familiar ‘transparent’ account of knowledge of one's own beliefs, inspired by some remarks of Gareth Evans, and makes a case that the account can be extended to mental states in general, in particular to knowledge of one's intentions.
Keywords self-knowledge  intention  transparency
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DOI 10.1111/j.1467-8349.2011.00203.x
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