Philosophy Lexicon of Arguments

Intersubjectivity: intersubjectivity is the mutual recognition of an inner life by conscious subjects. The precondition is the conscious recognition of one's own inner life by a subject, as well as the assumption that other subjects share the main features of the inner constitution which the subject identifies in itself. These include language, sensation of pain, memory capability, the drive for self-preservation, and certain interests. Intersubjectivity is used by some authors as a substitute for an objectivity, which is regarded as unachievable.

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
Brandom, Robert Intersubjectivity   Brandom, Robert
Carnap, Rudolf Intersubjectivity   Carnap, Rudolf
Davidson, Donald Intersubjectivity   Davidson, Donald
Descartes, R. Intersubjectivity   Descartes, R.
Gärdenfors, Peter Intersubjectivity   Gärdenfors, Peter
Luhmann, Niklas Intersubjectivity   Luhmann, Niklas
Putnam, Hilary Intersubjectivity   Putnam, Hilary
Sellars, Wilfrid Intersubjectivity   Sellars, Wilfrid
Wright, Crispin Intersubjectivity   Wright, Crispin

Ed. Martin Schulz, access date 2017-06-24