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Vision-based demonstratives

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How should we account for our ability to entertain simple, vision-based demonstrative thoughts about particular objects (that is, our ability to entertain thoughts about particular objects simply on the basis of seeing them)? In this thesis I propose an account of this ability that accords with the common-sense view that seeing an object puts one in a position to single it out by visually attending to it, and that this provides one with the ability to entertain demonstrative thoughts abou...

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Wolfson College (University of Oxford)
Department:
Faculty of Philosophy

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Publication date:
2005
Type of award:
DPhil
Level of award:
Doctoral
Awarding institution:
University of Oxford
Barcode:
602367974
URN:
uuid:e44728e4-ba4d-4555-bedf-ffe559880652
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td:602367974
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English
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