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Self-Knowledge and Resentment

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PAPERBACK

$30.00 • £24.95 • €27.00

ISBN 9780674064522

Publication Date: 03/05/2012

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416 pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

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Bilgrami’s book is a deep and painstaking pursuit of a project spanning some of the largest themes in philosophy, showing how they might bear on self-knowledge. Were one inclined to see self-knowledge as an isolated issue, this book is a great antidote.—Krista Lawlor, Mind

Bilgrami’s book provides many interesting arguments woven together in an intricate approach to the notion of self-knowledge, and it provides an important and careful account of a normative and anti-naturalist approach to agency and intentionality.—Markus Schlosser, Philosophical Quarterly

This is a distinctive and original treatment which covers an impressive sweep of philosophical ground, makes many original and surprising connections, and creates a whole new framework for thinking about self-knowledge and the philosophical landscape around it.—Crispin Wright, Professor of Logic and Metaphysics and Wardlaw Professor, University of St Andrews

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