Chapter 36. Self-Consciousness

  1. Max Velmans and
  2. Susan Schneider
  1. José Luis Bermúdez

Published Online: 13 DEC 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470751466.ch37

The Blackwell Companion to Consciousness

The Blackwell Companion to Consciousness

How to Cite

Bermúdez, J. L. (2007) Self-Consciousness, in The Blackwell Companion to Consciousness (eds M. Velmans and S. Schneider), Blackwell Publishing, Malden, MA, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470751466.ch37

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 13 DEC 2007
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405120197

Online ISBN: 9780470751466

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Keywords:

  • self-consciousness;
  • metaphysics;
  • substantivalism;
  • direct awareness;
  • misidentification

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • The Problems of Self- Consciousness

  • Self- Consciousness and the Metaphysics of the Self

  • Direct Awareness and Propositional Awareness

  • Immunity to Error through Misidentification

  • The Scope of Self- Consciousness

  • Consciousness of the Self and Consciousness of the World

  • Self- Consciousness and the Cognitive Sciences