Aspects of Knowing

1st Edition

Epistemological Essays

Series Volume Editors: Stephen Hetherington
Hardcover ISBN: 9780080449791
eBook ISBN: 9780080462691
Imprint: Elsevier Science
Published Date: 19th May 2006
Page Count: 256
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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

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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


Details

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

About the Series Volume Editors

Stephen Hetherington Series Volume Editor

Affiliations and Expertise

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