Solipsism and self-reference

European Journal of Philosophy 4 (2):175-194 (1996)
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In this paper I want to propose that we see solipsism as arising from certain problems we have about identifying ourselves as subjects in an objective world. The discussion will centre on Wittgenstein

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Self-Consciousness.Joel Smith - 2017 - Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy.
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