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Two Methods of Social Ordering

Randy E. Barnett

in The Structure of Liberty: Justice and the Rule of Law

Published in print:
2000
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780198297291
eISBN:
9780191598777
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0198297297.003.0003
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

Personal and local knowledge can be harnessed by either centralized or decentralized decision‐making processes. Centralized decision‐making works insofar as the decision maker has access to the ... More


Using Resources: The First‐Order Problem of Knowledge

Randy E. Barnett

in The Structure of Liberty: Justice and the Rule of Law

Published in print:
2000
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780198297291
eISBN:
9780191598777
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0198297297.003.0002
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

The first order problem of knowledge is identified as follows: In light of the multitude of individuals and associations, each with their own ever‐changing and potentially conflicting personal and ... More


Communicating Justice: The Second‐Order Problem of Knowledge

Randy E. Barnett

in The Structure of Liberty: Justice and the Rule of Law

Published in print:
2000
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780198297291
eISBN:
9780191598777
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0198297297.003.0005
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

The second‐order problem of knowledge is the need to communicate knowledge of justice in a manner that makes the actions it requires accessible to everyone. The need for this message to be conveyed ... More


Reliabilism and the Value of Knowledge

Alvin I. Goldman and Erik J. Olsson

in Reliabilism and Contemporary Epistemology: Essays

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780199812875
eISBN:
9780199933150
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199812875.003.0007
Subject:
Philosophy, Metaphysics/Epistemology, General

This chapter discusses two possible solutions to the value-of-knowledge problem. It first discusses the conditional probability solution, which was formulated and defended by Erik Olsson. It then ... More


: Easy Knowledge and the Criterion *

Ernest Sosa

in Reflective Knowledge: Apt Belief and Reflective Knowledge, Volume II

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780199217250
eISBN:
9780191696053
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199217250.003.0010
Subject:
Philosophy, Metaphysics/Epistemology

This chapter takes up the ‘problem of easy knowledge’ posed by Stewart Cohen, one closely related to a traditional problematic of vicious circularity, the problem of the criterion. It argues that ... More


Introduction

in Kant and Phenomenology

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2013
ISBN:
9780226723402
eISBN:
9780226723419
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226723419.003.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy

This introduction discusses the theme of this book, which is the role of Immanuel Kant's ideas in phenomenological approaches to epistemology. The book highlights the importance of Kant's critical ... More


Hegel, Idealism, and Analytic Philosophy

Tom Rockmore

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300104509
eISBN:
9780300129588
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300104509.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy

This book—a large-scale survey of the complex relationship between Hegel's idealism and Anglo-American analytic philosophy—argues that analytic philosophy has consistently misread and misappropriated ... More


Introduction

Tom Rockmore

in Hegel, Idealism, and Analytic Philosophy

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300104509
eISBN:
9780300129588
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300104509.003.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy

This book calls attention to Hegel's often unsuspected contribution to the problem of knowledge while highlighting deep differences limiting most, perhaps all, effort to appropriate Hegel for ... More


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