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Informativeness and Moore's Paradox
Stockholm University, Faculty of Humanities, Department of Philosophy. (Teoretisk filosofi)
2008 (English)In: Analysis, ISSN 0003-2638, Vol. 68, no 1, 46-57 p.Article in journal (Refereed) Published
Abstract [en]

It is argued that a) non-intentional systems can exhibit what is intuitively reconizable as Moorean absurdity; b) that main-stream accounts of Moore's paradox cannot explain this; c) that an alternative account focused on informativeness (or information-giving) can explain it; d) that an account of assertoric force as prima facie informativeness is plausible; e) that the informativeness account of Moorean absurdity can explain standard examples of Moore's paradox in virtue of this theory of assertion.

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Oxford: Wiley-Blackwell , 2008. Vol. 68, no 1, 46-57 p.
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Assertion, information, Moore's paradox, evidence, belief
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Philosophy
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Theoretical Philosophy
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URN: urn:nbn:se:su:diva-40812DOI: 10.1111/j.1467-8284.2007.00712.xISI: 000251808500007OAI: oai:DiVA.org:su-40812DiVA: diva2:132763
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Vagueness and Context Factors
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PAVAAvailable from: 2009-01-12 Created: 2008-12-31 Last updated: 2009-01-22Bibliographically approved

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