Ideas from 'Subjective View: sec qualities and indexicals' by Colin McGinn [1983], by Theme Structure

[found in 'The Subjective View' by McGinn,Colin [OUP 1983,0-19-824695-1]].

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12. Knowledge Sources / B. Perception / 3. Representation
We see objects 'directly' by representing them
18. Thought / A. Modes of Thought / 9. Indexical Thought
Indexical thought is in relation to my self-consciousness
Indexical concepts are indispensable, as we need them for the power to act