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The knowability paradox

Author: Jonathan L Kvanvig
Publisher: Oxford : Clarendon Press, 2008.
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The paradox of knowability poses difficulties to our understanding of truth. It claims that if we assume a truth is knowable, we can demonstrate that it is known. Kvanvig unearths the ways in which  Read more...


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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jonathan L Kvanvig
ISBN: 9780199556694 0199556695
OCLC Number: 470698628
Notes: Bibliogr. p. 216-221. Index.
Description: 1 v. (226 p.) ; 23 cm
Contents: Introduction ; 1. The Paradox ; 2. What's Paradoxical? ; 3. Syntactic Restriction Categories ; 4. Rules for the Knowledge Operator ; 5. Reservations about the Underlying Logic ; 6. Semantical Moves ; Conclusion
Responsibility: by Jonathan L. Kvanvig.
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