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On What You Cannot Be Mistaken About?

(Original title: V čom sa nemôžeme mýliť?)
Organon F, 2011, vol. 18, No 3, pp. 351-362.
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The paper sketches an analysis of the notion of a self-fulfilling belief in terms of doxastic modal logic. We point out a connection between self-fulfilling beliefs and Moore’s paradox. Then we look at self-fulfilling beliefs in the context of neighborhood semantics. We argue that the analysis of several interesting self-fulfilling beliefs has to make essential use of propositional quantification.

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