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Self-Knowledge and the Self

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In this clear and reasoned discussion of self- knowledge and the self, the author asks whether it is really possible to know ourselves as we really are. He illuminates issues about the nature of self-identity which are of fundamental importance in moral psychology, epistemology and literary criticism.
Jopling focuses on the accounts of Stuart Hampshire, Jean-Paul Sartre a
Paperback, 193 pages
Published September 15th 2000 by Routledge (first published January 28th 2000)
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Philosophical and academic look at the 'self', what can be known about it, and perspectives from some different philosophers. Intellectual and requires a good deal of concentration in order to digest the wordiness of it.
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