By Garry L. Hagberg
Garry L. Hagberg undertakes a ground-breaking philosophical research of chosen autobiographical writings--among the simplest examples we now have of human selves exploring themselves--as they forged new and distinct gentle at the critique of mind-body dualism and its undercurrents specifically and at the nature of autobiographical recognition extra mostly. The chapters absorb in flip the subjects of self-consciousness, what Wittgenstein calls 'the internal picture', psychological privateness and the image of metaphysical seclusion, the very inspiration of our remark of the contents of realization, first-person expressive speech, reflexive or self-directed idea and competing photos of introspection, the nuances of retrospective self-understanding, person-perception and the corollary problems with self-perception (itself an curiously harmful phrase), self-defining reminiscence, and the healing perception of philosophical growth because it applies to all of those concerns.
The solid of characters interwoven all through this wealthy dialogue comprise, as well as Wittgenstein centrally, Augustine, Goethe, Dostoevsky, Kierkegaard, Iris Murdoch, Donald Davidson, and Stanley Cavell, between others. all through, conceptual clarifications referring to brain and language are placed to paintings within the research of concerns in terms of self-description and in novel philosophical readings of autobiographical texts.
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Describing Ourselves: Wittgenstein and Autobiographical Consciousness by Garry L. Hagberg