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Pathways to Knowledge: Private and Public

Alvin I. Goldman

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780195138795
eISBN:
9780199833252
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0195138791.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Metaphysics/Epistemology

Explores issues ranging from introspection to social epistemology. “Internalism Exposed” pinpoints problems in the defense of internalism as an approach to epistemic justification. “A Priori Warrant ... More


Internalism Defende d

Earl Conee and Richard Feldman

in Evidentialism: Essays in Epistemology

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
August 2004
ISBN:
9780199253722
eISBN:
9780191601361
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0199253722.003.0004
Subject:
Philosophy, Metaphysics/Epistemology

Endeavors to give a satisfactory account of the difference between internalist and externalist theories in epistemology. The internalist perspective, particularly in its evidentialist incarnations, ... More


The Real Guide to Fake Barns: A Catalogue of Gifts for Your Epistemic Enemies

Tamar Szabó Gendler

in Intuition, Imagination, and Philosophical Methodology

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
January 2011
ISBN:
9780199589760
eISBN:
9780191595486
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199589760.003.0006
Subject:
Philosophy, Metaphysics/Epistemology, Philosophy of Science

This chapter attempts to show that a particular intuition that has played a central role in discussions of epistemology for roughly a quarter‐century is highly unstable. This is the intuition that, ... More


The Sciences and Epistemology

Alvin I. Goldman

in The Oxford Handbook of Epistemology

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780195130058
eISBN:
9780199833481
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0195130057.003.0005
Subject:
Philosophy, Metaphysics/Epistemology

In “The Sciences and Epistemology,” Alvin Goldman argues that epistemology and the sciences should remain distinct yet cooperative. He presents several examples that illustrate the relevance of ... More


The ‘Unity of Cognition’ and the Explanation of Mathematical Knowledge

Barry Stroud

in Philosophers Past and Present: Selected Essays

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780199608591
eISBN:
9780191729621
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199608591.003.0016
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy, Metaphysics/Epistemology

This chapter describes some of the main ingredients in the development of Alvin Goldman's important work in epistemology, focusing especially on the requirement that the reliable procedures essential ... More


Reliabilism as Social Epistemology

Sanford C. Goldberg

in Relying on Others: An Essay in Epistemology

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2010
ISBN:
9780199593248
eISBN:
9780191594625
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199593248.003.0008
Subject:
Philosophy, Metaphysics/Epistemology, General

This chapter pursues the unfinished agenda of Goldman's epistemological project since underline Knowledge in a Social World: making explicit the connection between his earlier reliabilist approach to ... More


How Do Minds Understand Minds? Mental Simulation Versus Tacit Theory

Stephen P. Stich and Shaun Nichols

in Deconstructing the Mind

Published in print:
1999
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780195126662
eISBN:
9780199868322
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0195126661.003.0004
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind

In cognitive science, the dominant strategy for explaining complex abilities, like the ability to understand and use natural language or the ability to predict the behavior of middle‐sized physical ... More


Reading One's Own Mind

Shaun Nichols and Stephen P. Stich

in Mindreading: An Integrated Account of Pretence, Self-Awareness, and Understanding Other Minds

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
April 2004
ISBN:
9780198236108
eISBN:
9780191600920
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0198236107.003.0004
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind

The most widely held account of self-awareness is the “theory theory”, according to which self-awareness is a theory-mediated process which depends on the same “theory of mind” that underlies the ... More


Virtue and Character in Reliabilism

Jason Baehr

in The Inquiring Mind: On Intellectual Virtues and Virtue Epistemology

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780199604074
eISBN:
9780191729300
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199604074.003.0004
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind

Here it is argued that while intellectual virtues do not merit a central and fundamental role in an analysis of knowledge, they do merit a peripheral or secondary role in reliabilist theories of ... More


Pieces of Mind: Pieces of Mind: A Theory of Third‐Person Mindreading

Shaun Nichols and Stephen P. Stich

in Mindreading: An Integrated Account of Pretence, Self-Awareness, and Understanding Other Minds

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
April 2004
ISBN:
9780198236108
eISBN:
9780191600920
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0198236107.003.0003
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind

This chapter presents a detailed account of the mechanisms underlying third person mindreading: the attribution of mental states to others. A speculative Just So Story about the evolutionary origins ... More


Voting and Causal Responsibility

Geoffrey Brennan and Geoffrey Sayre-McCord

in Oxford Studies in Political Philosophy, Volume 1

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780199669530
eISBN:
9780191749377
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199669530.003.0003
Subject:
Philosophy, Political Philosophy, Moral Philosophy

Can it be rational for someone to vote in a democratic election on the grounds that she intends to make a difference to the outcome? Standard rational choice theory gives a negative answer. But this ... More


Naturalism and Intuitions

Hilary Kornblith

in A Naturalistic Epistemology: Selected Papers

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
March 2015
ISBN:
9780198712459
eISBN:
9780191780783
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198712459.003.0011
Subject:
Philosophy, Metaphysics/Epistemology

This chapter examines an issue in philosophical methodology: the relationship between methodological naturalism and the standard practice within philosophy of constructing theories on the basis of ... More


Against Actual-world Reliabilism: Epistemically Correct Procedures and Reliably True Outcomes

Peter J. Graham

in Performance Epistemology: Foundations and Applications

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780198746942
eISBN:
9780191809156
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198746942.003.0006
Subject:
Philosophy, Metaphysics/Epistemology

Reliabilism about epistemic justification claim that what makes epistemically correct procedures of belief-formation correct is that these procedures produce reliably true outcomes. If correct ... More


Epistemic Normativity

Hilary Kornblith

in A Naturalistic Epistemology: Selected Papers

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
March 2015
ISBN:
9780198712459
eISBN:
9780191780783
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198712459.003.0006
Subject:
Philosophy, Metaphysics/Epistemology

This chapter examines the source and content of epistemic norms. In virtue of what is it that epistemic norms have their normative force? Semantic accounts, such as the one offered by Alvin Goldman, ... More


Folk Psychology: Simulation or Tacit Theory?

Stephen Stich and Shaun Nichols

in Collected Papers, Volume 1: Mind and Language, 1972–2010

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9780199734108
eISBN:
9780190267513
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199734108.003.0009
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind

Robert Gordon and Alvin Goldman, along with other philosophers, have challenged the received view about the cognitive mechanisms underlying our ability to describe, predict, and explain people's ... More


Actions as Artifacts

Simon J. Evnine

in Making Objects and Events: A Hylomorphic Theory of Artifacts, Actions, and Organisms

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780198779674
eISBN:
9780191825989
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198779674.003.0007
Subject:
Philosophy, Metaphysics/Epistemology

The final chapter argues that intentional actions are themselves artifacts—artifactual events rather than artifactual objects. After some discussion of hylomorphic treatments of actions and events in ... More


Unbunking Arguments: A Case Study in Metaphysics and Cognitive Science

Christopher Frugé

in Metaphysics and Cognitive Science

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
April 2019
ISBN:
9780190639679
eISBN:
9780190639709
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190639679.003.0016
Subject:
Philosophy, Metaphysics/Epistemology, Philosophy of Mind

This chapter develops a style of argument that realists can use to defend the methodological propriety of appealing to a given range of intuitions. Unbunking arguments are an epistemically positive ... More


The Causal Revolution in Epistemology

William J. Talbott

in Learning from Our Mistakes: Epistemology for the Real World

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
October 2021
ISBN:
9780197567654
eISBN:
9780197567685
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197567654.003.0005
Subject:
Philosophy, Metaphysics/Epistemology

In Chapter 4, the author describes an important challenge to the Proof Paradigm in the 20th century, the causal paradigm. He identifies Gettier as the main catalyst for the causal revolution and ... More


Conclusion: Born to Know

Hilary Kornblith

in Scientific Epistemology: An Introduction

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
October 2021
ISBN:
9780197609552
eISBN:
9780197609590
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197609552.003.0006
Subject:
Philosophy, Metaphysics/Epistemology

This chapter draws out some epistemological lessons that have emerged from the preceding chapters. An evolutionary account is offered in answer to the question of how knowledge is possible. We are ... More


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