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Title Oxford studies in epistemology. Volume 1 / edited by Tamar Szabo Gendler and John Hawthorne.
Imprint Oxford : Clarendon Press, 2005.

Series Oxford studies in epistemology ; 1.
Subject Knowledge, Theory of.
Philosophy.
Alt Name Gendler, Tamar.
Hawthorne, John.
Add Title OSE
Description 1 online resource (340 pages).
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Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
Note Print version record.
Summary "Oxford Studies in Epistemology" is a major new biennial volume, offering a regular snapshot of state-of-the-art work in this important field. Under the guidance of a distinguished editorial board composed of leading philosophers in North America, Europe and Australasia, it will publish exemplary papers in epistemology, broadly construed.; Topics within its purview include: traditional epistemological questions concerning the nature of belief, justification, and knowledge, the status of scepticism, the nature of the a priori, etc; new developments in epistemology, including movements such as naturalized epistemology, feminist epistemology, social epistemology, and virtue epistemology, and approaches such as contextualism; foundational questions in decision-theory; confirmation theory and other branches of philosophy of science that bear on traditional issues in epistemology; topics in the philosophy of perception relevant to epistemology; topics in cognitive science, computer science, developmental, cognitive, and social psychology that bear directly on traditional epistemological questions; and work that examines connections between epistemology and other branches of philosophy, including work on testimony and the ethics of belief. Anyone wanting to understand the latest developments at the leading edge of the discipline can start here.
Contents List of Figures; List of Contributors; 1 Abductive Knowledge and Holmesian Inference; 2 The Fallacy of Epistemicism; 3 Recent Debates about the A Priori; 4 Our Knowledge of Mathematical Objects; 5 Sleeping Beauty Reconsidered: Conditioning and Reflection in Asynchronous Systems; 6 Doubt, Deference, and Deliberation: Understanding and Using the Division of Cognitive Labor; 7 The Epistemic Significance of Disagreement; 8 The Assessment Sensitivity of Knowledge Attributions; 9 Contrastive Knowledge; 10 Paradox and the A Priori; 11 Scepticism, Rationalism, and Externalism; Index
ISBN 9780191515927 (electronic bk.)
0191515922 (electronic bk.)
1280870060
9781280870064
9780199285907
OCLC # 648260407
Additional Format Print version: Oxford studies in epistemology. Volume 1. Oxford : Clarendon Press, 2005 (DLC) 2006234438.


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