Philosophy Lexicon of Arguments

David K. Lewis: a thought experiment concerning two omniscient gods (omniscient with respect to propositions). None of them knows who he is because that is not comprehensible in propositions. Self-knowledge is not propositional knowledge. (D.K. Lewis Philosophical Papers Vol. I 1983, p 139ff)

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. Two Omniscient Gods   Castaneda, H.N.
Cresswell, M.J. Two Omniscient Gods   Cresswell, M.J.
Lewis, David Two Omniscient Gods   Lewis, David
Perry, John R. Two Omniscient Gods   Perry, John R.
Stalnaker, R. Two Omniscient Gods   Stalnaker, R.

Ed. Martin Schulz, access date 2017-09-24