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Moore's paradox: One or two?
Analysis
  • John N. WILLIAMS, Singapore Management University
Publication Type
Journal Article
Publication Date
6-1979
Abstract

Discussions of what is sometimes called 'Moore's paradox' are often vitiated by a failure to notice that there are two paradoxes; not merely one in two sets of linguistic clothing. The two paradoxes are absurd, but in different ways, and accordingly require different explanations.

Keywords
  • Moore,
  • Paradox,
  • Belief,
  • absurdity
Discipline
Identifier
10.1093/analys/39.3.141
Publisher
Oxford University Press
Copyright Owner and License
Author
Creative Commons License
Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-No Derivative Works 4.0
Additional URL
http://doi.org/10.1093/analys/39.3.141
Citation Information
John N. WILLIAMS. "Moore's paradox: One or two?" Analysis Vol. 39 Iss. 3 (1979) p. 141 - 142 ISSN: 0003-2638
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/john_williams/18/