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We in me or me in we? collective intentionality and selfhood

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The article takes issue with the proposal that dominant accounts of collective intentionality suffer from an individualist bias and that one should instead reverse the order of explanation and give primacy to the we and the community. It discusses different versions of the community first view and argues that they fail because they operate with too simplistic a conception of what it means to be a self and misunderstand what it means to be (part of) a we. In presenting this argument, the artic...

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Published
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Peer reviewed

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10.1515/jso-2020-0076

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
HUMS
Department:
Philosophy Faculty
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Author
Publisher:
De Gruyter
Journal:
Journal of Social Ontology More from this journal
Volume:
7
Issue:
1
Pages:
1-20
Publication date:
2021-03-29
Acceptance date:
2021-03-08
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EISSN:
2196-9663
ISSN:
2196-9663
Language:
English
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Pubs id:
1166689
Local pid:
pubs:1166689
Deposit date:
2021-03-09

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