Belief, Simulation and the First Person: Comments on A Study of Concepts by Christopher Peacocke


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Jane Heal
Cambridge University
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In these comments I shall concentrate on one topic, namely Peacocke’s proposals concerning what is involved in possessing the concept of belief. The proposals are, of course, presented by him within the framework of a general theory of concepts, some parts of which are illuminating and others of which are more debatable. But differences about these issues are not germane to what follows and for our purposes I shall assume the correctness of the broad lines of his theory.
Keywords Analytic Philosophy  Contemporary Philosophy  Philosophy of Mind
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