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Mind, Meaning, and Knowledge: Themes from the Philosophy of Crispin Wright

Annalisa Coliva

Abstract

In this BOOK, the first one of two volumes dedicated to Crispin Wright, thirteen chapters discuss some of the main themes in the philosophy of one of Great Britain’s most important living philosophers. These chapters are divided into four sections, preceded by a substantial Introduction, which places them in the context of the development of Wright’s ideas. The chapters address issues such as the rule-following problem, knowledge of our meanings and minds, truth, realism, anti-realism and relativism as well as the nature of perceptual justification, the cogency of arguments like G. E. Moore’s ... More

Keywords: Crispin Wright, rule-following, problem, self-knowledge, truth, realism/anti-realism debate, relativism, perceptual warrant, external world scepticism, Moore’s proof, Wittgenstein

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2012 Print ISBN-13: 9780199278053
Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: January 2013 DOI:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199278053.001.0001

Authors

Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Annalisa Coliva, editor
University of Modena and Reggio Emilia