|Incorrigibility, philosophy of mind: incorrigibility is an expression for the particular status of the certainty that our statements have about our own subjective states. This particular status is disputed by some authors. See also privileged access, private language, mental states, subjectivity, foreign psychological._____________Annotation: The above characterizations of concepts are neither definitions nor exhausting presentations of problems related to them. Instead, they are intended to give a short introduction to the contributions below. – Lexicon of Arguments. |
Wilfrid Sellars on Incorrigibility - Dictionary of Arguments
Incorrigibility/AustinVsLewis, CL.I.: you cannot be fooled about your own ideas.
Sellars: But you can describe them incorrectly.
>Incorrigibility, >Authority of the First Person, >Evidence/Sellars, >Facts/Sellars._____________Explanation of symbols: Roman numerals indicate the source, arabic numerals indicate the page number. The corresponding books are indicated on the right hand side. ((s)…): Comment by the sender of the contribution. Translations: Dictionary of Arguments The note [Concept/Author], [Author1]Vs[Author2] or [Author]Vs[term] resp. "problem:"/"solution:", "old:"/"new:" and "thesis:" is an addition from the Dictionary of Arguments. If a German edition is specified, the page numbers refer to this edition.
The Myth of the Given: Three Lectures on the Philosophy of Mind, University of London 1956 in: H. Feigl/M. Scriven (eds.) Minnesota Studies in the Philosophy of Science 1956
Der Empirismus und die Philosophie des Geistes Paderborn 1999
Science, Perception, and Reality, London 1963
Wahrheitstheorien, Gunnar Skirbekk, Frankfurt/M. 1977