Knowing our own minds / edited by Crispin Wright, Barry C. Smith, and Cynthia Macdonald.

Self-knowledge is the focus of considerable attention from philosophers: Knowing Our Own Minds gives a much-needed overview of current work on the subject, bringing together new essays by leading figures. Knowledge of one's own sensations, desires, intentions, thoughts, beliefs, and other attit...

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Other Authors: Smith, Barry C. (Philosopher), Wright, Crispin, 1942-, Macdonald, Cynthia, 1951-
Format: Electronic
Published: Oxford : Oxford ; New York : Clarendon Press ; Oxford University Press, 1998.
Series:Mind Association occasional series.
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Table of Contents:
  • Self-knowledge: the Wittgensteinian legacy / Crispin Wright
  • Response to Crispin Wright / John McDowell
  • Conscious attitudes, attention, and self-knowledge / Christopher Peacocke
  • An eye directed outward / M.G.F. Martin
  • Externalism and authoritative self-knowledge / Cynthia Macdonald
  • Self-knowledge: special access versus artefact of grammar: a dichotomy rejected / Elizabeth Fricker
  • Self-knowledge and resentment / Akeel Bilgrami
  • Reason and the first person / Tyler Burge
  • What the externalist can know a priori / Paul A. Boghossian
  • Externalism, twin earth, and self-knowledge / Brian P. McLaughlin and Michael Tye
  • Externalism, architecturalism, and epistemic warrant / Martin Davies
  • First-person authority and the internal reality of beliefs / Diana Raffman
  • The simple theory of colour and the transparency of sense experience / Jim Edwards
  • On knowing one's own language / Barry C. Smith
  • On knowing one's own language / James Higginbotham.