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The experience of acting and the structure of consciousness

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I offer an account of the experience of acting that demonstrates how agentive aspects of experience associated with the execution of intentions are richly integrated with perceptual aspects associated with parts of action taking place in the publicly observable world. On the view I elucidate, the experience of acting is often both an engagement with the world and a type of intimate acquaintance with it. In conscious action the agent consciously intervenes in the world and consciously experien...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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10.5840/jphil2017114829

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
HUMS
Department:
Philosophy Faculty
Role:
Author
Publisher:
Journal of Philosophy Publisher's website
Journal:
Journal of Philosophy Journal website
Volume:
114
Issue:
8
Pages:
422-448
Publication date:
2017-10-26
Acceptance date:
2017-04-05
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EISSN:
1939-8549
ISSN:
0022-362X
Source identifiers:
734879
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pubs:734879
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uuid:ad94402b-b910-4f91-82fe-a48f9ca64acf
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pubs:734879
Deposit date:
2017-10-10

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