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Experiential Justification

Anthony Brueckner

in Epistemology: New Essays

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
September 2008
ISBN:
9780199264933
eISBN:
9780191718472
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199264933.003.0006
Subject:
Philosophy, Metaphysics/Epistemology

This chapter focuses on the justification of perceptual beliefs. It begins by considering various theories of justification. It argues that the most attractive view of perceptual justification is ... More


Perceptual Justification and the Cartesian Theater

David James Barnett

in Oxford Studies in Epistemology Volume 6

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
March 2019
ISBN:
9780198833314
eISBN:
9780191871658
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198833314.003.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Metaphysics/Epistemology

According to a traditional Cartesian epistemology of perception, perception does not provide one with direct knowledge of the external world. Instead, your immediate perceptual evidence is limited to ... More


Which Properties are Represented in Perception?

Susanna Siegel

in Perceptual Experience

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
May 2010
ISBN:
9780199289769
eISBN:
9780191711046
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199289769.003.0015
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind, Metaphysics/Epistemology

What kind of information is found in visual experience, and what kind can be found only in judgments made on its basis? Do we visually experience arrays of colored shapes, variously illuminated, and ... More


Can Perception Halt the Regress of Justifications?

Michael Rescorla

in Ad Infinitum: New Essays on Epistemological Infinitism

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
August 2014
ISBN:
9780199609598
eISBN:
9780191779374
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199609598.003.0011
Subject:
Philosophy, Metaphysics/Epistemology

This chapter compares two approaches to perceptual justification: infinitism and dogmatism. It argues that dogmatism is superior and that infinitism mistakenly hyperintellectualizes justfication. The ... More


Epistemic Downgrade

Susanna Siegel

in The Rationality of Perception

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
February 2017
ISBN:
9780198797081
eISBN:
9780191844348
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198797081.003.0004
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind

The examples used to motivate the Rationality of Perception pose the problem of hijacked experience. Part of the problem is that there is some pressure, on the face of it, to deny that these ... More


Multimodal Mental Imagery and Perceptual Justification

Bence Nanay

in The Epistemology of Non-Visual Perception

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780190648916
eISBN:
9780190648947
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190648916.003.0004
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind, Metaphysics/Epistemology

There has been a lot of discussion about how the cognitive penetrability of perception may or may not have important implications for understanding perceptual justification. The aim of this chapter ... More


Cognitive Penetration, Expertise, and Background Information

Elijah Chudnoff

in Forming Impressions: Expertise in Perception and Intuition

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2021
ISBN:
9780198863021
eISBN:
9780191913440
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198863021.003.0006
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind, Metaphysics/Epistemology

Can the way that an experience is caused make a difference to what that experience justifies believing? Presentational Conservatism implies that the answer to this question is no. It thereby incurs ... More


Searching for True Dogmatism

Peter J. Markie

in Seemings and Justification: New Essays on Dogmatism and Phenomenal Conservatism

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780199899494
eISBN:
9780199367719
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199899494.003.0011
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind, General

Is there a true form of Dogmatism consistent with Mentalism and Foundationalism? Michael Huemer has developed an unqualified form of Dogmatism that is consistent with Mentalism and Foundationalism, ... More


Presentational Conservatism

Elijah Chudnoff

in Forming Impressions: Expertise in Perception and Intuition

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2021
ISBN:
9780198863021
eISBN:
9780191913440
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198863021.003.0005
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind, Metaphysics/Epistemology

Presentational Conservatism is the view that if, and only if, you have an experience that has presentational phenomenology with respect to p, then do you thereby have some prima facie justification ... More


Capacities

Casey O'Callaghan

in A Multisensory Philosophy of Perception

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
December 2019
ISBN:
9780198833703
eISBN:
9780191872129
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198833703.003.0003
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind

This chapter argues that typical human subjects possess distinctive multisensory perceptual capacities. Empirical evidence and theoretical considerations support the claim that perceivers are ... More


Consciousness, Attention, and Justification*

Susanna Siegel and Nicholas Silins

in Scepticism and Perceptual Justification

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
June 2014
ISBN:
9780199658343
eISBN:
9780191760983
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199658343.003.0008
Subject:
Philosophy, Metaphysics/Epistemology

This chapter is about the role in epistemology of consciousness outside attention. In Section 1 the chapter argues that we are indeed sometimes conscious of entities to which we do not attend, as ... More


The Emotional Dimension to Sensory Perception

Lana Kühle

in The Epistemology of Non-Visual Perception

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780190648916
eISBN:
9780190648947
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190648916.003.0011
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind, Metaphysics/Epistemology

This chapter considers how we might understand the effect that emotions have on the justification of our perceptual beliefs about the world, beliefs that we acquire from a variety of sensory ... More


The Problem of Hijacked Experience

Susanna Siegel

in The Rationality of Perception

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
February 2017
ISBN:
9780198797081
eISBN:
9780191844348
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198797081.003.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind

Jill suspects that Jack is angry at her. But she doesn’t know that her suspicion will affect the way Jack looks when she sees him. If Jill’s suspicion that Jack is angry makes him appear angry, does ... More


Oxford Studies in Epistemology Volume 6

Tamar Szabó Gendler and John Hawthorne (eds)

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
March 2019
ISBN:
9780198833314
eISBN:
9780191871658
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198833314.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Metaphysics/Epistemology

Oxford Studies in Epistemology is a biennial publication offering a regular snapshot of state-of-the-art work in this important field. Under the guidance of a distinguished editorial board composed ... More


Acquaintance, Conceptual Capacities, and Attention

Anders Nes

in Acquaintance: New Essays

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
December 2019
ISBN:
9780198803461
eISBN:
9780191841644
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198803461.003.0009
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind

I distinguish two reactions to Russell’s theory of acquaintance, specifically to its claim that perceptual awareness is simpler than and independent of conceptual thought and yet a source of ... More


Seeing, Visualizing, and Believing: Pictures and Cognitive Penetration

John Zeimbekis

in The Cognitive Penetrability of Perception: New Philosophical Perspectives

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780198738916
eISBN:
9780191802102
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198738916.003.0013
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind

Visualizing and mental imagery are thought to be cognitive states by all sides of the imagery debate. Yet their phenomenology has distinctly visual ingredients. This has potential consequences for ... More


Reasons First?

Mark Schroeder

in Reasons First

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
July 2021
ISBN:
9780198868224
eISBN:
9780191904745
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198868224.003.0012
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy, Metaphysics/Epistemology

Chapter 12 summarizes and brings together the key lessons of the book. It contrasts the accounts developed in Parts II, III, and IV of the structure perceptual justification, the role of evidence, ... More


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