Moore's Paradox: New Essays on Belief, Rationality, and the First Person

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Subject Index
absurdity 5–8, 10–13, 15, 21, 25–7, 29, 62–71, 73, 76, 78, 90, 92, 100, 106, 109, 137, 190–3, 192, 194, 202–10, 212, 219, 232–3, 241.
commissive 5, 8, 17, 19, 20, 21, 31, 91–2, 107–9,112,
decrease of 20, 31–2, 92, 104, 109, 112–13
examples of 3, 5, 8, 21, 30–1, 56, 72, 76, 90–1, 104, 147–8, 152, 153–5, 161, 166–7, 190, 192–3, 210, 211–12, 233.
grammatical characterisation of 29, 56, 189
Moorean 4, 9, 10–12, 14, 19, 22, 29–32, 44, 48, 53–8, 77–80, 82, 84–8, 90–2, 100, 107, 110–112, 189–91, 203–6, 210–13, 233–4, 241
ommissive 6, 8, 17, 20–1, 31, 91–2, 101, 104–5, 107–9, 112–13
paradigmatic 91, 104
acceptance 153–4, 212
agnosticism 13, 81, 173, 220
alienation 134
all-seeing eye 29, 37, 42
amnesia 130–2, 199
antinomies 223
apartheid epistemologies 71
assent 198, 205
conscious 139
manifest 139–40
assertability 154–160, 222
assertion 10–14, 26–8, 30, 40–1, 55, 82, 96, 111, 118, 125, 128, 132–3, 136–7, 146–150, 153–4, 158, 166, 169, 190, 193, 196, 201, 207–8, 210–12, 218–22, 224–5, 228, 230, 232
absurdity of 3, 5, 7–8, 18, 32, 86, 88, 90–1, 110, 207, 190
and belief 1, 3, 7, 12, 30, 41, 43, 77–8, 82–3, 85–6, 88, 121, 137, 140, 143, 146–7, 148–9, 154, 156, 167, 161, 202–3, 206–7
and expression 12, 15, 24, 128–40, 146, 148–9, 153, 160
commissive 5, 27, 31–2, 86, 91–2, 110, 112–13
context of 26, 27, 158, 131, 226–7, 191
its distribution over conjunction 12, 10, 14, 23, 26, 67, 110, 158, 193, 204, 206–07
and implication 4–6, 8, 10, 13–14, 76–8, 86–7, 90, 146
logic of 7, 8, 143, 118, 153
Moorean 4, 5, 11–13, 23–7, 53, 78–9, 82, 86–7, 92, 110–112, 137, 142, 149, 154, 155, 210–211, 233, 241
omissive 5, 13, 26–7, 31–2, 43, 86, 91–2, 112–113
purported 143, 156, 206
rational 142–3, 202, 207, 210
sincere 11, 93–4, 112, 139, 141–3, 148, 201–3, 206–8, 211–12
uttering assertively 5, 129, 131, 137, 140, 142–3, 194
attitude-related reasons 148, 173–5, 178, 183, 185
authority 92–3, 96–7, 156–7
autism 239
Bayesianism 220–1
belief 174, 178, 183–4, 190–3, 195, 197, 208, 219–25, 227, 230, 233, 241
and closure 11, 21, 61, 65, 69, 105
concept of 99, 106
conscious 78–9, 165–7, 171–2, 175–80, 182, 185–8, 201, 204–5
commissive 91, 92, 101, 102, 109, 204–5
de dicto 59, 120, 126–7, 143
degree of 152, 159
de re 119–20, 126–30, 133, 136, 143
de se 119–20, 126–30, 133, 136, 143
dispositional 22, 106
its distribution over conjunction 54–6, 58, 61, 140, 142, 149, 167, 170–2, 204, 206, 207
and the distribution of justified belief over
conjunction 99–102, 107, 109
expression of 55, 81, 128, 135, 139–40, 190, 193, 222, 224, 228
elimination 21, 105
higher-order 79–80, 144
and iterated operators 167, 170, 180, 182, 186, 187
manifest 77, 139, 196, 199–201
meta-linguistic 131
Moorean 53–57, 64–73, 77–9, 84, 86, 91, 93, 96, 97, 101–04, 204–5
notional sense of 117
and occurrent thought 21, 22
omissive 10–11, 16–21, 25, 28, 91–2, 104–5, 107, 109, 112, 204–5

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