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|McDowell I 72
Information System/Evans: the system of abilities that we exercise when we gather information about the world through the use of our senses. (Non-conceptual).
The operations of the information system are more primitive than the rationally interconnected conceptual abilities that work in judgment and beliefs.
It is the perception that we share with the animals.
Information System/Evans: its states are independent of beliefs. Beliefs cannot explain the content of a perceptual experience, because it could well be that you have no convictions with a corresponding content!_____________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.
G. Evans/J. McDowell
Truth and Meaning Oxford 1977
The Varieties of Reference (Clarendon Paperbacks) Oxford 1989
Geist und Welt Frankfurt 2001