The Resource Moore's Paradox : a Critique of Representationalism

Moore's Paradox : a Critique of Representationalism

Label
Moore's Paradox : a Critique of Representationalism
Title
Moore's Paradox
Title remainder
a Critique of Representationalism
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The word belief is widely assumed to designate a special class of mental states, the attitude of representing something as being the case. This book providesa critique of representationalism by focusing on the role that psychological concepts play in language, the way in which they are used in practice. Offering an alternative conception of their meaning, it finds a new way to deal with Moore's Paradox
Member of
Cataloging source
EBLCP
Dewey number
121
Index
index present
LC call number
B105.R4 S35 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Quellen und Studien zur Philosophie
Series volume
v. 124
Label
Moore's Paradox : a Critique of Representationalism
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Introduction; 1 Representationalism and Moore's Paradox; 1.1 Introduction; 1.2 The Theory of Representationalism; 1.2.1 Representation; 1.2.2 Moore's Paradox: A Challenge for Representationalism; 1.3 Varieties of Representationalism; 1.3.1 The Approach from Commonsense: Moore's Original Approach; 1.3.2 The Approach from Speech Acts: Searle's Account of Intentionality; 1.3.3 The Pragmatic Solution; 1.3.4 Interiors of the Mind-Must we Know our Minds for Having them?; 1.3.5 The Approach from Metaphysics: Shoemaker's Higher-Order Belief Model
  • 1.3.6 The Approach from Epistemology: Moran's Transparency Condition1.3.7 The Rational Solution; 1.3.8 The Representationalist 'Solution' to Moore's Paradox; 1.4 Shared Assumptions: Frege's Legacy; 1.4.1 Sense and Reference; 1.4.2 Fregean Thoughts and the Two-Component Model; 1.4.3 From Thought to Thinking; 1.4.4 Frege in Representationalism; 1.5 Summary; 2 Moore's Paradox Revisited; 2.1 Moore's Paradox Reconsidered; 2.2 Wittgenstein on Moore's Paradox; 2.2.1 Contextualisation; 2.2.2 Moore's (Un- ) Discovery; 2.3 The Argument from Moore's Paradox; 2.3.1 Assertion and Belief
  • 2.3.2 The Two-Component Model2.4 The Logic of Assertion; 2.4.1 Avowals contra Descriptions; 2.4.2 Assertions in Everyday Use; 2.4.3 The Parting of the Lines; 2.4.4 Preliminary Conclusion; 2.5 Against Referentialism II: There is no such Thing as a 'Phenomenon of Belief'; 2.5.1 Mental Privacy; 2.5.2 Summary; 2.6 Conclusion; 2.6.1 Summary; 2.6.2 Belief, Assertion, and Truth; 2.6.3 Not a Something, but not a Nothing, either; 3 'I Believe' in Practice; 3.1 Objections; 3.1.1 The Objection from Circularity; 3.1.2 The Objection from Productivity; 3.1.3 The Objection from Workability
  • 3.1.4 The Objection from Externalism3.1.5 Scepticism or Stipulation?; 3.1.6 Summary; 3.2 Meaning in Practice; 3.2.1 The 'Gap of Meaning'; 3.2.2 Practical Entanglement; 3.2.3 The Use of 'I Believe'; 3.2.4 Conclusion; 4 Epilogue: The Legacy of Moore's Paradox; 4.1 The Lessons of Moore's Paradox; 4.1.1 The Logic of Assertion; 4.1.2 The Conception of Belief; 4.1.3 The Legacy of Moore's Paradox; 4.2 'It is Raining, but I don't Believe it is'; Abbreviations of the Works of Ludwig Wittgenstein; Bibliography; Index
Control code
ocn898769671
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (294 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9783110392418
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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.b34130706
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)898769671
  • pebcs3110366495

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