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Scepticism and perceptual justification

Author: Dylan Dodd; Elia Zardini
Publisher: New York (NY) : Oxford University Press, 2014, cop. 2014.
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One of the hardest problems in the history of western philosophy has been the problem of explaining whether and how experience can provide knowledge (or even justification) for believing that the objective world outside the experiencer's mind is thus and so. A prominent brand of scepticism has precisely denied that experience can provide such knowledge. How-these sceptics for instance ask-can I know that my  Read more...
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Additional Physical Format: Scepticism and perceptual justification [Ressource électronique] / edited by Dylan Dodd, Elia Zardini.
[Oxford] : Oxford University Press, 2014. (Oxford Scholarship Online)
(ABES)179752200
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Dylan Dodd; Elia Zardini
ISBN: 9780199658343 019965834X
OCLC Number: 883284454
Description: 1 vol. (VI-363 p.) : jaquette ill. en coul. ; 24 cm
Contents: INTRODUCTION; PRELUDE: PAST SCEPTICISM IN THE LIGHT OF PRESENT EPISTEMOLOGY; I. THE IMMEDIACY OF THE SENSES; II. THE DEPENDENCY OF THE SENSES; III. THE EVIDENCE OF THE SENSES
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How can experience provide knowledge, or even justified belief, about the objective world outside our minds? This volume presents original essays by prominent contemporary epistemologists, who show  Read more...

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A volume of excellent new essays * Kelly Becker, Notre Dame Philosophical Reviews * Dodd and Zardini have brought together a fine collection of essays, each of which reward careful study. * Ted Read more...

 
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