Anti-Individualism: Mind and Language, Knowledge and by Sanford C. Goldberg

By Sanford C. Goldberg

Sanford Goldberg argues right account of the verbal exchange of data via speech has anti-individualistic implications for either epistemology and the philosophy of brain and language. partially I he bargains a singular argument for anti-individualism approximately brain and language, the view that the contents of one's concepts and the meanings of one's phrases count for his or her individuation on one's social and ordinary atmosphere. partially II he discusses the epistemic measurement of information verbal exchange, arguing that the epistemic features of communication-based ideals rely on gains of the cognitive and linguistic acts of the subject's social friends. In acknowledging an ineliminable social measurement to brain, language, and the epistemic different types of data, justification, and rationality, his publication develops basic hyperlinks among externalism within the philosophy of brain and language, at the one hand, and externalism is epistemology, at the other.

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