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Self-Knowledge and Resentment

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$30.00 • £24.95 • €27.00

ISBN 9780674064522

Publication Date: 03/05/2012


416 pages

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


  • Preface
  • 1. What Makes Self-Knowledge Special?
  • 2. The Conceptual Basis for Transparency I: A Normative Conception of Agency
  • 3. The Conceptual Basis for Transparency II: Evaluation, Agency and the Irrelevance of Cause
  • 4. The Conceptual Basis for Authority I: Agency, Intentionality and the First Person Point of View
  • 5. The Conceptual Basis for Authority II: Intentionality, Causality, and the Duality of Perspectives
  • 6. Conclusion
  • Appendix I: When Self-Knowledge Is Not Special (with a Short Essay on Psychoanalysis)
  • Appendix II. Does the Debate Between Internal and External Reasons Rest on a Mistake?
  • Notes
  • Index

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