Self-consciousness and intersubjectivity

Grazer Philosophische Studien 84 (1):63-89 (2012)
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This paper distinguishes between implicit self-related information and explicit self-representation and argues that the latter is required for self-consciousness. It is further argued that self-consciousness requires an awareness of other minds and that this awareness develops over the course of an increasingly complex perspectival differentiation, during which information about self and other that is implicit in early forms of social interaction becomes redescribed into an explicit format.
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The Varieties of Reference.Antony, Louise M.; Evans, Gareth & McDowell, John
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