Philosophy Lexicon of Arguments

Cogito: "I think". According to Descartes the prove that I exist, because the subject may even reach the doubts about its existence just by thinking and the subject must exist in order to think. Kant speaks of the "I think" that must accompany all my ideas/conceptions/notions/presentations, in order to make them my representations.See also thingking, existence, justification, representation.

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.
Author Item    More concepts for author
Anscombe, G. E. M. Cogito   Anscombe, G. E. M.
Hintikka, J. Cogito   Hintikka, J.
Kant, I. Cogito   Kant, I.
Lacan, J. Cogito   Lacan, J.
Nozick, Robert Cogito   Nozick, Robert
Prior, Arthur Cogito   Prior, Arthur
Wittgenstein, L. Cogito   Wittgenstein, L.

Ed. Martin Schulz, access date 2017-07-28