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Metaepistemology and skepticism

studies in epistemology and cognitive theory
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Anyone interested in these matters will profit from a careful study of this fine book. Part of the Philosophical Studies Series book series (PSSP, volume 48) Abstract Although the terminology is relatively new, it has been possible for some time now to distinguish two quite different sorts of questions in epistemology — metaepistemological questions and Cited by: The Generalized Argument From Verification: Work Toward the Metaepistemology of Perception.

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This book confronts the threats of epistemic relativism and Pyrrhonian scepticism to analytic philosophy. Epistemic relativists reject absolute notions of knowledge and justification, while sceptics claim that knowledge and justification of any kind are unattainable.

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Gascoigne critically discusses the arguments from StroudNageland Williams and places their views in the context of the contemporary debate on the problem of skepticism.

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Precis of Metaepistemology and Skepticism* RICHARD IFUMERTON University of Iowa In the last two decades a great many philosophers have accepted a revolution- ary approach to the understanding of epistemic concepts, an approach that, if correct, should change the very way we think about the history and practice of epistemology.

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Metaepistemology and Relativism is an important contribution to the literature. It is one of the first attempts to evaluate the epistemological implications of MacFarlane’s brand of epistemic relativism.

this book seeks to understand what relativism is before condemning it. Wendy Donner is Professor of Philosophy at Carleton University in Canada. She is a leading Mill scholar and the author of The Liberal Self: John Stuart Mill’s Moral and Political Philosophy.

Richard Fumerton is the F. Wendell Miller Professor of Philosophy at the University of Iowa.

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Lanham, MD: Rowman and Littlefield, E-mail Citation» The book focuses on the epistemology of epistemology and its implications for a possible treatment of skepticism.

It argues that externalist approaches aspire to naturalize epistemic normativity (through causality, reliability, tracking, etc.) and that. “Metaepistemology and Relativism is an important contribution to the literature.

It is one of the first attempts to evaluate the epistemological implications of MacFarlane’s brand of epistemic relativism. this book seeks to understand what relativism is before condemning it. We revisit an important exchange on the problem of radical skepticism between Richard Rorty and Michael Williams.

In his contribution to this exchange, Rorty defended the kind of transcendental approach to radical skepticism that is offered by Donald Davidson, in contrast to Williams’s Wittgenstein-inspired view. It is argued that the key to evaluating this debate is to understand the.

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Cornman died. Most of the chapters were in final form, and all but the last had been revised by the author. Right now it appears to Brainy that she is reading a philosophy book and thinking about the implications of explanationism and skepticism.

The Boltzmann Brain can be used to generate a skeptical argument (BRAIN): (1) Necessarily, if S knows that (e.g.) S has hands, then S knows that S is not a handless Boltzmann brain.Buy the Metaepistemology and Skepticism ebook.

This acclaimed book by Richard A. Fumerton is available at in several formats for your eReader.Metaepistemology McHugh, Conor, Way, Jonathan, Whiting, Daniel This edited volume advances the new subdiscipline of metaepistemology by drawing on the sophisticated frameworks that have been developed in metaethics concerning practical normativity.