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Glimpses Forward

Tyler Burge

in Origins of Objectivity

Published in print March 2010 | ISBN: 9780199581405
Published online May 2010 | e-ISBN: 9780191723223 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199581405.003.0011
Glimpses Forward

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This chapter outlines three philosophical issues suggested by the discussion of perceptual objectivity. The three issues are (a) determining the epistemic status of general principles governing constitutive conditions on objective empirical representation; (b) explicating relations between perception and propositional thought; and (c) mapping levels and types of objectivity.

Keywords: perception; perceptual objectivity; empirical representation; propositional thought

Chapter.  9560 words. 

Subjects: Philosophy of Mind

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