Self-Knowledge for Humans

Self-Knowledge for Humans

by Quassim Cassam


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780198776680
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Publication date: 01/01/2017
Edition description: Reprint
Pages: 256
Product dimensions: 6.10(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.60(d)

About the Author

Quassim Cassam, University of Warwick

Quassim Cassam is Professor of Philosophy at the University of Warwick. He was previously Knightbridge Professor of Philosophy at Cambridge, and has also taught at Oxford and UCL. He is the author of Self and World (OUP, 1997), The Possibility of Knowledge (OUP, 2007) and, with John Campbell, Berkeley's Puzzle: What Does Experience Teach Us? (OUP, 2014).

Table of Contents

1. Homo Philosophicus
2. The Disparity
3. Substantial Self-Knowledge
4. Self-Knowledge for Philosophers
5. Reality Check
6. Psychological Rationalism
7. Normative Rationalism
8. Predictably Irrational?
9. Looking Outwards
10. Looking Inwards
11. Self-Knowledge and Inference
12. Knowing Your Evidence
13. Knowing Yourself
14. Self-Ignorance
15. The Value of Self-Knowledge

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