Description

Acknowledgements Contributors 1. Introduction: The art of precise epistemology Stephen Hetherington Part A. Epistemology as scientific? 2. A problem about epistemic dependence Tim Oakley 3. Accounting for commitments: A priori knowledge, ontology, and logical entailments Michaelis Michael 4. Epistemic bootstrapping Peter Forrest 5. More praise for Moore’s proof Roger White 6. Lotteries and the Close Shave principle John Collins 7. Skepticism, self-knowledge, and responsibility David Macarthur 8. A reasonable contextualism (or, Austin reprised) A. B. Dickerson 9. Questioning contextualism Brian Weatherson Part B. Understanding knowledge? 10. Truthmaking and the Gettier problem Adrian Heathcote 11. Is knowing having the right to be sure? André Gallois 12. Knowledge by intention? On the possibility of agent’s knowledge Anne Newstead 13. Gettier’s theorem John Bigelow 14. Knowledge that works: A tale of two conceptual models Stephen Hetherington

Readership

Graduate students and researchers in the field of cognitive science

Table of Contents

Acknowledgements Contributors 1. Introduction: The art of precise epistemology Stephen Hetherington Part A. Epistemology as scientific? 2. A problem about epistemic dependence Tim Oakley 3. Accounting for commitments: A priori knowledge, ontology, and logical entailments Michaelis Michael 4. Epistemic bootstrapping Peter Forrest 5. More praise for Moore’s proof Roger White 6. Lotteries and the Close Shave principle John Collins 7. Skepticism, self-knowledge, and responsibility David Macarthur 8. A reasonable contextualism (or, Austin reprised) A. B. Dickerson 9. Questioning contextualism Brian Weatherson Part B. Understanding knowledge? 10. Truthmaking and the Gettier problem Adrian Heathcote 11. Is knowing having the right to be sure? André Gallois 12. Knowledge by intention? On the possibility of agent’s knowledge Anne Newstead 13. Gettier’s theorem John Bigelow 14. Knowledge that works: A tale of two conceptual models Stephen Hetherington

Details

No. of pages:
256
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2006
Published:
Imprint:
Elsevier Science
eBook ISBN:
9780080462691
Print ISBN:
9780080449791
Print ISBN:
9780080973357

About the series-volume-editor

Stephen Hetherington

Affiliations and Expertise

The University of South Wales, School of Philosophy, Sydney, Australia