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  1. Sellars and the "myth of the given".William P. Alston - 2002 - Philosophy and Phenomenological Research 65 (1):69-86.
    Sellars is well known for his critique of the “myth of the given” in his “Empiricism and the Philosophy of Mind”. That text does not make it unambiguous just how he understands the “myth”. Here I take it that whatever else may be involved, his critique is incompatible with the view that there is a nonconceptual mode of “presentation” or “givenness” of particulars that is the heart of sense perception and what is most distinctive of perception as a type of (...)
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  • Science, Perception and Reality.Wilfrid Sellars (ed.) - 1963 - New York: Humanities Press.
    A collection of some of Sellars' lectures and articles from 1951 to 1962.
  • Action, Knowledge, and Reality: Critical Studies in Honor of Wilfrid Sellars.Wilfrid Sellars & Hector-Neri Castañeda (eds.) - 1975 - Indianapolis: Bobbs-Merrill.
    Studies in Wilfrid Sellars' philosophy: Aune, B. Sellars on practical reason.--Castañeda, H.-N. Some reflections on Wilfrid Sellars' theory of intentions.--Donagan, A. Determinism and freedom: Sellars and the reconciliationist thesis.--Robinson, W. S. The legend of the given.--Clark, R. The sensuous content of perception.--Grossmann, R. Perceptual objects, elementary particles, and emergent properties.--Rosenberg, J. F. The elusiveness of categories, the Archimedean dilemma, and the nature of man: a study in Sellarsian metaphysics.--Turnbull, R. G. Things, natures, and properties.--Wells, R. The indispensable word "now."--Van Fraassen, (...)
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  • I—Michael Williams: Mythology of the Given: Sosa, Sellars and the Task of Epistemology.Michael Williams - 2003 - Aristotelian Society Supplementary Volume 77 (1):91-112.
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  • Are there two grades of knowledge?Michael Williams - 2003 - Aristotelian Society Supplementary Volume 77 (1):91–112.
    [Michael Williams] A response to Sosa's criticisms of Sellars's account of the relation between knowledge and experience, noting that Sellars excludes merely animal knowledge, and hopes to bypass epistemology by an adequate philosophy of mind and language. /// [Ernest Sosa] I give an exposition and critical discussion of Sellars's Myth of the Given, and especially of its epistemic side. In later writings Sellars takes a pragmatist turn in his epistemology. This is explored and compared with his earlier critique of givenist (...)
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  • Are There Two Grades of Knowledge?Michael Williams - 2003 - Supplement to the Proceedings of the Aristotelian Society 77 (1):91-112.
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  • Are There Two Grades of Knowledge?Michael Williams - 2003 - Aristotelian Society Supplementary Volume 77:91-130.
    [Michael Williams] A response to Sosa's criticisms of Sellars's account of the relation between knowledge and experience, noting that Sellars excludes merely animal knowledge, and hopes to bypass epistemology by an adequate philosophy of mind and language. /// [Ernest Sosa] I give an exposition and critical discussion of Sellars's Myth of the Given, and especially of its epistemic side. In later writings Sellars takes a pragmatist turn in his epistemology. This is explored and compared with his earlier critique of givenist (...)
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  • I.Wilfrid Sellars - 1981 - The Monist 64 (1):3-36.
    1. The lever in question is, of course, that with which, provided that an appropriate fulcrum could be found, Archimedes could move the world. In the analogy I have in mind, the fulcrum is the given, by virtue of which the mind gets leverage on the world of knowledge.
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  • I.Wilfrid Sellars - 1981 - The Monist 64 (1):3-36.
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  • Givenness and explanatory coherence.Wilfrid Sellars - 1973 - Journal of Philosophy 70 (October):612-624.
  • Foundations for a metaphysics of pure process: The Carus lectures of Wilfrid Sellars.Wilfrid Sellars - 1981 - The Monist 64 (1):3-90.
    1. The lever in question is, of course, that with which, provided that an appropriate fulcrum could be found, Archimedes could move the world. In the analogy I have in mind, the fulcrum is the given, by virtue of which the mind gets leverage on the world of knowledge.
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  • Red Triangles and Speckled Hens: Critical Notice of BonJour and Sosa on Epistemic Justification". [REVIEW]Jay F. Rosenberg - 2004 - International Journal of Philosophical Studies 12 (4):463 - 77.
  • More on givenness and explanatory coherence.Wilfrid S. Sellars - 1979 - In Jonathan Dancy (ed.), Justification And Knowledge. Dordrecht: Reidel.