Externalism and Self-Knowledge / Edition 1

Externalism and Self-Knowledge / Edition 1

by Peter Ludlow
     
 

ISBN-10: 1575861062

ISBN-13: 9781575861067

Pub. Date: 09/28/1998

Publisher: Center for the Study of Language and Inf

One of the most provocative projects in recent analytic philosophy has been the development of the doctrine of externalism, or, as it is often called, anti-individualism. Does externalism have consequences for the doctrine that we have authoritative, a priori self-knowledge of our mental states? The papers in this volume are representative of this debate and open up

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One of the most provocative projects in recent analytic philosophy has been the development of the doctrine of externalism, or, as it is often called, anti-individualism. Does externalism have consequences for the doctrine that we have authoritative, a priori self-knowledge of our mental states? The papers in this volume are representative of this debate and open up new questions and issues for philosophical investigation, including the connection between externalism, self-knowledge, epistemic warrant, and memory.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781575861067
Publisher:
Center for the Study of Language and Inf
Publication date:
09/28/1998
Series:
Center for the Study of Language and Information - Lecture Notes Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
392
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.80(d)

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Table of Contents

Introduction; Part I. Externalism and Authoritative Self-Knowledge - What are They? 1. Excerpts from Principles of Philosophy Rules for the Regulation of the Mind René Descartes; 2. Individualism and the mental Tyler Burge; Part II. Externalism and Authoritative Self-Knowledge are Compatible: 3. Knowing one's own mind Donald Davidson; 4. Individualism and self-knowledge Tyler Burge; 5. Privileged access John Heil; Part III. Externalism and Authoritative Self-Knowledge are Incompatible: 6. Content and self-knowledge Paul Boghossian; 7. Anti-individualism and privileged access Michael McKinsey; 8. The incompatibility of anti-individualism and priviledged access Jessica Brown; Part IV. The Compatibilists Respond: 9. What an anti-individualist knows A Priori Anthony Brueckner; 10. The Brown-McKinsey charge of inconsistency Brian McLaughlin; 11. Privileged self-knowledge and externalism are compatible Brian McLaughlin and Michael Tye; Part V: Externalism, Self-Knowledge and Epistemic Warrant: 12. Externalism, self-knowledge, and the prevalence of slow-switching Peter Ludlow; 13. Externalism, privileged self-knowledge, and the irrelevance of slow-switching Ted Warfield; 14. Our entitlement to self-knowledge (I) Tyler Burge; 15. Our entitlement to self-knowledge (II): entitlement self-knowledge and conceptual redeployment Christopher Peacocke; Part VI. Externalism, Self-Knowledge and Memory: 16. Social externalism, self-knowledge, and memory Peter Ludlow; 17. Externalism and memory: a problem? Peter Ludlow; 18. Externalism and memory Anthony Brueckner; 19. Self-knowledge and closure Sven Bernecker; 20. Self-knowledge and memory Tyler Burge.

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