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An introduction to contemporary epistemology

Author: Jonathan Dancy
Publisher: Oxford, UK ; New York, NY, USA : B. Blackwell, 1985.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Offers the student a well-organized presentation of material relating to scepticism, to various philosophical accounts of knowledge and justification, to theories of perception, and more.

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Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Jonathan Dancy
ISBN: 0631136223 9780631136224 0631136215 9780631136217
OCLC Number: 11532397
Notes: Errata slip inserted.
Description: x, 259 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: Scepticism --
Knowledge --
The conditional theory of knowledge --
Foundationalism --
Foundationalism and other minds --
Empiricist theories of meaning --
Holism and indeterminacy --
Coherence theories --
Coherence, justification and knowledge --
Theories of perception --
Perception: the choice of a theory --
Memory --
Induction --
A priori knowledge --
Is epistemology possible?
Responsibility: Jonathan Dancy.

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