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His point (arguably) was that the difference between the action of my raising my arm and my arm’s going up is not to be accounted for by reference to some mental state or occurrence which is present when I raise my arm intentionally but would be absent if my arm went up without my raising it. (There are different interpretations of Wittgenstein. ) What we shall see in the present section is that Wittgenstein’s point can be well taken even by someone who disagrees with him about whether one usually tries to move one’s body.