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Knowledge in an uncertain world

Author: Jeremy Fantl; Matthew McGrath
Publisher: Oxford ; Toronto : Oxford University Press, 2011, ©2009.
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Fantl and McGrath explore the relation between knowledge, reasons, and justification. They argue that you can rely on what you know in action and belief, since what you know can be a reason you have  Read more...


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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jeremy Fantl; Matthew McGrath
ISBN: 9780199550623 019955062X 9780199694679 0199694672
OCLC Number: 880789779
Description: vii, 251 p. ; 24 cm
Contents: Introduction --
Fallibilism --
Contextualism --
Knowledge and reasons --
Justification --
Belief --
The value and importance of knowledge --
Infallibilism or pragmatic encroachment? --
Appendix I : conflicts with Bayesian decision theory? --
Appendix II : does KJ entail infallibilism?
Responsibility: Jeremy Fantl and Matthew McGrath.


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