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Self-Consciousness

  • By: Kenneth Williford, David Rudrauf & Carissa L. Philippi
  • In: Encyclopedia of the Mind
  • Edited by: Harold Pashler
  • Subject:Linguistics (general), Cognitive Psychology (general)

The term self-consciousness has several often conflated usages in the philosophy of mind and the cognitive sciences. This entry distinguishes the three major common usages and their general philosophical and scientific contexts, with an emphasis on their place ...