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Rules, Norms, and Concepts

John Skorupski

in The Domain of Reasons

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
January 2011
ISBN:
9780199587636
eISBN:
9780191595394
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199587636.003.0018
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy, Metaphysics/Epistemology

Chapter 18 discusses the normative dimension of language use and concept possession. It is shown how Wittgenstein's discussion of rule‐following develops the ‘open question’ challenge in such a way ... More


Consciousness as Rule-Governed

Hubert Schwyzer

in The Unity of Understanding: A Study in Kantian Problems

Published in print:
1990
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198248293
eISBN:
9780191681110
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198248293.003.0006
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy, Metaphysics/Epistemology

This chapter discusses what the implications of Kant's failure to show why it is only judgment by means of the categories that can yield consciousness of anything are for his broader concerns about ... More


Mind, Meaning, and Knowledge: Themes from the Philosophy of Crispin Wright

Annalisa Coliva (ed.)

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780199278053
eISBN:
9780191745386
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199278053.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Language, Metaphysics/Epistemology

In this BOOK, the first one of two volumes dedicated to Crispin Wright, thirteen chapters discuss some of the main themes in the philosophy of one of Great Britain’s most important living ... More


Replies Part I: The Rule-Following Considerations and the Normativity of Meaning: Boghossian, Peacocke, Horwich, and Bilgrami

Crispin Wright

in Mind, Meaning, and Knowledge: Themes from the Philosophy of Crispin Wright

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780199278053
eISBN:
9780191745386
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199278053.003.0015
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Language, Metaphysics/Epistemology

The replies in this part of the book are divided into four chapters. In this first one, the issues raised by Boghossian, Peacocke, Horwich, and Bilgrami concerning the problem of rule-following and ... More


Introduction

Annalisa Coliva

in Mind, Meaning, and Knowledge: Themes from the Philosophy of Crispin Wright

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780199278053
eISBN:
9780191745386
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199278053.003.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Language, Metaphysics/Epistemology

In this Introduction the chapters in the volume are briefly presented and placed in the context of Crispin Wright’s far-reaching contribution to several different areas of philosophy. The first ... More


Blind Rule-Following

Paul A. Boghossian

in Mind, Meaning, and Knowledge: Themes from the Philosophy of Crispin Wright

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780199278053
eISBN:
9780191745386
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199278053.003.0002
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Language, Metaphysics/Epistemology

In this chapter a new problem about rule-following is outlined, one that is distinct both from Kripke’s and Wright’s versions of the problem. This new problem cannot be correctly responsed to, as ... More


Understanding and Rule-Following 1

Christopher Peacocke

in Mind, Meaning, and Knowledge: Themes from the Philosophy of Crispin Wright

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780199278053
eISBN:
9780191745386
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199278053.003.0003
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Language, Metaphysics/Epistemology

The chapter offers an account of the rational application of a concept that respects the intuitive idea that rational judgement results from the interaction of understanding or grasp, together with ... More


Why Meaning Intentions are Degenerate

Akeel Bilgrami

in Mind, Meaning, and Knowledge: Themes from the Philosophy of Crispin Wright

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780199278053
eISBN:
9780191745386
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199278053.003.0005
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Language, Metaphysics/Epistemology

This chapter spells out what the normativity of intentions (and intentionality) consists in for Wittgenstein and then argues that the intentions that go into the production of meaning (for instance, ... More


Normativity and Community

Martin Kusch

in Knowledge by Agreement: The Programme of Communitarian Epistemology

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
January 2005
ISBN:
9780199251223
eISBN:
9780191601767
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0199251223.003.0015
Subject:
Philosophy, Metaphysics/Epistemology

Argues that normativity can only exist for interacting individuals. The various individualistic responses to the communitarian position regarding rule‐following fail without exception. Moreover, of ... More


Objectivity

Martin Kusch

in Knowledge by Agreement: The Programme of Communitarian Epistemology

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
January 2005
ISBN:
9780199251223
eISBN:
9780191601767
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0199251223.003.0019
Subject:
Philosophy, Metaphysics/Epistemology

Discusses Robert Brandom's and John Haugeland's proposals on how to make space for the possibility of objectivity, i.e. for the possibility of community‐wide error and ignorance. It is argued that ... More


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