Knowledge and Skepticism: Volume 5 (inbunden)
Format
Inbunden (Hardback)
Språk
Engelska
Antal sidor
384
Utgivningsdatum
2010-05-21
Upplaga
New ed
Förlag
Bradford Books
Medarbetare
Campbell, Joseph Keim (introd.)/O'Rourke, Michael (introd.)/Silverstein, Harry S. (introd.)/Campbell, Joseph Keim (introd.)/O'Rourke, Michael (introd.)/Silverstein, Harry S. (introd.)/Campbell, Joseph Keim (introd.)/O'Rourke, Michael (introd.)/Silverstein, Harry S. (introd.)
Illustrationer
15 figures, 3 tables; 18 Illustrations, unspecified
Volymtitel
Volume 5
Dimensioner
241 x 165 x 25 mm
Vikt
657 g
Antal komponenter
1
ISBN
9780262014083
Knowledge and Skepticism: Volume 5 (inbunden)

Knowledge and Skepticism: Volume 5

Inbunden Engelska, 2010-05-21
179
Skickas inom 7-10 vardagar.
Fri frakt inom Sverige för privatpersoner.
Finns även som
Visa alla 1 format & utgåvor
New essays by leading philosophers explore topics in epistemology, offering both contemporary philosophical analysis and historical perspectives. There are two main questions in epistemology: What is knowledge? And: Do we have any of it? The first question asks after the nature of a concept; the second involves grappling with the skeptic, who believes that no one knows anything. This collection of original essays addresses the themes of knowledge and skepticism, offering both contemporary epistemological analysis and historical perspectives from leading philosophers and rising scholars. Contributors first consider knowledge: the intrinsic nature of knowledge-in particular, aspects of what distinguishes knowledge from true belief; the extrinsic examination of knowledge, focusing on contextualist accounts; and types of knowledge, specifically perceptual, introspective, and rational knowledge. The final chapters offer various perspectives on skepticism. Knowledge and Skepticism provides an eclectic yet coherent set of essays by distinguished scholars and important new voices. The cutting-edge nature of its contributions and its interdisciplinary character make it a valuable resource for a wide audience-for philosophers of language as well as for epistemologists, and for psychologists, decision theorists, historians, and students at both the advanced undergraduate and graduate levels. Contributors Kent Bach, Joseph Keim Campbell, Joseph Cruz, Fred Dretske, Catherine Z. Elgin, Peter S. Fosl, Peter J. Graham, David Hemp, Michael O'Rourke, George Pappas, John L. Pollock, Duncan Pritchard, Joseph Salerno, Robert J. Stainton, Harry S. Silverstein, Joseph Thomas Tolliver, Leora Weitzman
Visa hela texten

Passar bra ihop

  1. Knowledge and Skepticism: Volume 5
  2. +
  3. Action, Ethics, and Responsibility

De som köpt den här boken har ofta också köpt Action, Ethics, and Responsibility av Joseph Keim Campbell, Michael O'Rourke, Harry S Silverstein (inbunden).

Köp båda 2 för 358 kr

Kundrecensioner

Har du läst boken? Sätt ditt betyg »

Bloggat om Knowledge and Skepticism: Volume 5

Övrig information

Joseph Keim Campbell is Professor in the Department of Philosophy at Washington State University. Michael O'Rourke is Professor in the Department of Philosophy at Michigan State University. Harry S. Silverstein is Professor Emeritus in the Department of Philosophy at Washington State University, and coeditor of three previous volumes in the Topics in Contemporary Philosophy series, Causation and Explanation (2007), Knowledge and Skepticism (2010), and Time and Identity (2010), all published by the MIT Press. Kent Bach is Professor of Philosophy at San Francisco State University. Robert J. Stainton is Professor of Philosophy and Associate Dean (Research), Faculty of Arts and Humanities, University of Western Ontario. Fred Dretske is Senior Research Scholar in the Department of Philosophy, Duke University. John L. Pollock is Regents Professor of Philosophy and Research Professor of Cognitive Science at the University of Arizona. Catherine Z. Elgin is Professor of the Philosophy of Education at Harvard Graduate School of Education. She is the author of Considered Judgment, Between the Absolute and the Arbitrary, With Reference to Reference, and (with Nelson Goodman) Reconceptions in Philosophy and Other Arts and Sciences.