Sentience, Apperception, and Language

Hubert Schwyzer

in The Unity of Understanding

Published in print February 1990 | ISBN: 9780198248293
Published online October 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780191681110 | DOI:
Sentience, Apperception, and Language

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This chapter discusses a claim that can serve as a premise for the main argument of the Transcendental Deduction of the Categories. Pure apperception is defined in this chapter as the necessity of being able to ascribe representations or data of consciousness.

Keywords: claim; main argument; Transcendental Deduction of the Categories; pure apperception; representations; data of consciousness

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Subjects: History of Western Philosophy

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