Philosophy Lexicon of Arguments

Self-ascription, philosophy: self-attribution is the identification of properties by a subject that refers to itself through this act. The important fact is that this type of statements can claim a higher degree of certainty than external attribution b y a different person. See also certainty, attribution, ascription, truth conditions, privileged access, introspection, I, self, person.

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
Castaneda, H.N. Self- Ascription   Castaneda, H.N.
Chisholm, Roderick M. Self- Ascription   Chisholm, Roderick M.
Davidson, Donald Self- Ascription   Davidson, Donald
Evans, Gareth Self- Ascription   Evans, Gareth
Geach, Peter T. Self- Ascription   Geach, Peter T.
Ryle, Gilbert Self- Ascription   Ryle, Gilbert
Strawson, Peter F. Self- Ascription   Strawson, Peter F.

Ed. Martin Schulz, access date 2017-09-25