The Directly Evident

  • Roderick M. Chisholm
Part of the Philosophical Studies Series in Philosophy book series (PSSP, volume 17)


In the present paper, I shall correct and refine a theory of the directly evident which I have defended in a number of recent publications. The theory, I now believe, rests upon a mistaken general presupposition.


Contingent Proposition Reasonable Doubt Individual Concept Present Account Individual Essence 
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