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Three Views of Human Knowledge

Ernest Sosa

in Knowing Full Well

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691143972
eISBN:
9781400836918
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691143972.003.0004
Subject:
Philosophy, Metaphysics/Epistemology

This chapter considers a traditional account of knowledge along with its indirect realist view of perception. On a traditional approach, perceptual knowledge is a special case of “justified true ... More


Radical Enhancement, Knowledge, and Autonomous Belief

J. Adam Carter

in Autonomous Knowledge: Radical Enhancement, Autonomy, and the Future of Knowing

Published in print:
2022
Published Online:
December 2021
ISBN:
9780192846921
eISBN:
9780191939365
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780192846921.003.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Metaphysics/Epistemology

Epistemic autonomy is necessary for knowledge in ways that epistemologists have not yet fully appreciated. This chapter uses a series of thought experiments featuring (radical) forms of cognitive ... More


Justification as Ignorance: An Essay in Epistemology

Sven Rosenkranz

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
April 2021
ISBN:
9780198865636
eISBN:
9780191897979
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198865636.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Metaphysics/Epistemology

Justification as Ignorance offers an original account of epistemic justification as both non-factive and luminous that vindicates core internalist intuitions, without construing justification as an ... More


Knowledge First: Approaches in Epistemology and Mind

J. Adam Carter, Emma C. Gordon, and Benjamin Jarvis (eds)

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
December 2017
ISBN:
9780198716310
eISBN:
9780191785023
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198716310.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Aesthetics

“Knowledge-First” constitutes what is widely regarded as the most significant innovation in contemporary epistemology in the past twenty-five years. Knowledge-first epistemology is (in short) the ... More


Being Rational and Being Right

Juan Comesaña

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
April 2020
ISBN:
9780198847717
eISBN:
9780191882388
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198847717.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Metaphysics/Epistemology

This book defends a cluster of theses related to the rationality of action and belief. The starting point is that rational action requires rational belief but tolerates false belief. From there, it ... More


Introduction

Juan Comesaña

in Being Rational and Being Right

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
April 2020
ISBN:
9780198847717
eISBN:
9780191882388
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198847717.003.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Metaphysics/Epistemology

This chapter introduces the rest of the book. It is assumed that practical rationality requires theoretical rationality. Three views about basic empirical evidence are introduced: Psychologism, ... More


Conclusion

Juan Comesaña

in Being Rational and Being Right

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
April 2020
ISBN:
9780198847717
eISBN:
9780191882388
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198847717.003.0010
Subject:
Philosophy, Metaphysics/Epistemology

The main threads of the book are brought together and summarized.


Is Knowledge a Non-Composite Mental State?

Patrick Rysiew

in Oxford Studies in Epistemology Volume 4

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780199672707
eISBN:
9780191751905
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199672707.003.0013
Subject:
Philosophy, Metaphysics/Epistemology

Knowledge is widely held by philosophers to be a composite, indeed ‘hybrid’ state incorporating factors that are both mental (e.g. belief) and non-mental (e.g. truth). In “Knowledge as a Mental ... More


Loosening the Need-Concept Tie: Edward Craig

Matthieu Queloz

in The Practical Origins of Ideas: Genealogy as Conceptual Reverse-Engineering

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
April 2021
ISBN:
9780198868705
eISBN:
9780191905179
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198868705.003.0006
Subject:
Philosophy, Metaphysics/Epistemology

This chapter on E. J. Craig’s genealogy of the concept of knowledge aims to bring out four attractive features of the method. First, by examining its alleged incompatibility with knowledge-first ... More


Simple Veritism

Christopher Cowie

in Morality and Epistemic Judgement: The Argument From Analogy

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
December 2019
ISBN:
9780198842736
eISBN:
9780191878664
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198842736.003.0007
Subject:
Philosophy, Metaphysics/Epistemology, Moral Philosophy

In modelling epistemic judgements on normative or evaluative judgements within ‘institutions’—such as sports and games, etiquette, fashion, and the law—as has been done in earlier chapters it has ... More


From the Value of Knowledge to Skills and Stereotypes: The Individual Ideal of Known Freedom

Boudewijn de Bruin

in The Business of Liberty: Freedom and Information in Ethics, Politics, and Law

Published in print:
2022
Published Online:
March 2022
ISBN:
9780198839675
eISBN:
9780191875502
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198839675.003.0004
Subject:
Business and Management, Corporate Governance and Accountability

This chapter develops the normative ideal of known freedom. You possess known freedom to the extent that you possess knowledge about your opportunity set—that is, about available actions, their ... More


The Epistemic Norms of Action

Mikkel Gerken

in On Folk Epistemology: How we Think and Talk about Knowledge

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780198803454
eISBN:
9780191841637
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198803454.003.0007
Subject:
Philosophy, Metaphysics/Epistemology

Chapter 6 concerns the normative relationship between action and knowledge ascriptions. Arguments are provided against a Knowledge Norm of Action (KNAC) and in favor of the Warrant-Action norm (WA). ... More


The Epistemic Norms of Assertion

Mikkel Gerken

in On Folk Epistemology: How we Think and Talk about Knowledge

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780198803454
eISBN:
9780191841637
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198803454.003.0008
Subject:
Philosophy, Metaphysics/Epistemology

Chapter 7 extends the discussion of epistemic norms to the linguistic realm. Again, it is argued that a Knowledge Norm of Assertion (KNAS) is inadequate and should be replaced with a ... More


Outline of a theory of justification

Sven Rosenkranz

in Justification as Ignorance: An Essay in Epistemology

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
April 2021
ISBN:
9780198865636
eISBN:
9780191897979
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198865636.003.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Metaphysics/Epistemology

Core theses of the novel account of justification to be developed are first stated: one has propositional justification for p just in case one is in no position to know that one is in no position to ... More


Introduction

Daniel Whiting

in The Range of Reasons: in Ethics and Epistemology

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
November 2021
ISBN:
9780192893956
eISBN:
9780191915185
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780192893956.003.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Metaphysics/Epistemology, Moral Philosophy

This chapter introduces the idea that there are norms for belief and explains that one task of the book is to articulate some of those norms and the relations among them. This requires a theory of ... More


Knowledge First: An Introduction

J. Adam Carter, Emma C. Gordon, and Benjamin W. Jarvis

in Knowledge First: Approaches in Epistemology and Mind

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
December 2017
ISBN:
9780198716310
eISBN:
9780191785023
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198716310.003.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Aesthetics

In this introductory chapter, the volume’s editors provide a theoretical background to the volume’s topic and a brief overview of the papers included. The chapter is divided into five parts: Section ... More


How and Why Knowledge is First

Clayton Littlejohn

in Knowledge First: Approaches in Epistemology and Mind

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
December 2017
ISBN:
9780198716310
eISBN:
9780191785023
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198716310.003.0002
Subject:
Philosophy, Aesthetics

This chapter’s dialectical aim has, as its focus, a sustained defence of the claim that one cannot have a reason in one’s possession unless it is something that one knows. This view is claimed to ... More


Against Knowledge-First Epistemology

Mikkel Gerken

in Knowledge First: Approaches in Epistemology and Mind

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
December 2017
ISBN:
9780198716310
eISBN:
9780191785023
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198716310.003.0003
Subject:
Philosophy, Aesthetics

This chapter attacks, on several fronts, what is often cited as a theoretical advantage to regarding knowledge as a theoretical primitive—namely, that knowledge can be used to reductively analyse ... More


Mindreading Knowledge

Aidan McGlynn

in Knowledge First: Approaches in Epistemology and Mind

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
December 2017
ISBN:
9780198716310
eISBN:
9780191785023
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198716310.003.0004
Subject:
Philosophy, Aesthetics

Is knowing a mental state in its own right, as believing is, or is it, at best, a mental state in an attenuated sense due to being a species of belief? Jennifer Nagel has recently contended that ... More


On Putting Knowledge ‘First’

Jonathan Jenkins Ichikawa and C. S. I. Jenkins

in Knowledge First: Approaches in Epistemology and Mind

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
December 2017
ISBN:
9780198716310
eISBN:
9780191785023
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198716310.003.0006
Subject:
Philosophy, Aesthetics

This chapter claims that various views which travel under the banner of ‘knowledge first’ epistemology betray subtle differences in just how it is that they respectively regard knowledge as ‘first’. ... More


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