Transparent minds a study of self-knowledge

How do we know our current states of mind - what we want, and believe in? Jordi Fernandez proposes a new theory of self-knowledge, challenging the traditional view that it is a matter of introspection. He argues that we know what we believe and desire by 'looking outward', towards the stat...

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Main Author: Fernandez, Jordi
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Oxford Oxford University Press 2013, 2013
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Summary:How do we know our current states of mind - what we want, and believe in? Jordi Fernandez proposes a new theory of self-knowledge, challenging the traditional view that it is a matter of introspection. He argues that we know what we believe and desire by 'looking outward', towards the states of affairs which those beliefs and desires are about
Physical Description:1 online resource
ISBN:9780191748448