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introduction to contemporary epistemology

by Matthias Steup

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Published by Prentice Hall in Upper Saddle River, N.J .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Knowledge, Theory of.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 224-229) and indexes.

    StatementMatthias Steup.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBD161 .S6825 1996
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 232 p. ;
    Number of Pages232
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL787500M
    ISBN 100130370959
    LC Control Number95019804

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Dancy presents an excellent - thorough and lucid - account of the problems connected with the nature of knowledge, how those problems have been approached and dealt with and the advantages and disadvantages of the different approaches such as coherentism and Cited by: Introduction to Contemporary Epistemology book.

Read 7 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Offers the student a well-organized presen /5. What Is Scientific Knowledge. is a much-needed collection of introductory-level chapters on the epistemology of science.

Renowned historians, philosophers, science educators, and cognitive scientists have authored 19 original contributions specifically for this : Kevin McCain, Kostas Kampourakis. This book offers a systematic and up-to-date account of the landscape of contemporary epistemology.

It presupposes only a minimum of prior philosophical knowledge, and includes an account of the logical and conceptual tools needed for philosophical analysis/5(7). Epistemology ‘Audi’s introduction is at once philosophically insightful and masterfully written – even more so in its new edition.

Guaranteed to fascinate the beginner while retaining its exalted status with the experts.’ Claudio de Almeida, PUCRS, Brazil ‘My students like this book File Size: 1MB. This book offers a systematic and up-to-date account of the landscape of contemporary epistemology.

It presupposes only a minimum of prior philosophical knowledge, and includes an account of the logical and conceptual tools needed for philosophical analysis. Focuses on the writings and ideas of W. Alston, R. Audi, L. BonJour, R.

Chisholm, A. An introduction to contemporary epistemology. "Epistemology is probably the best introductory text on contemporary epistemology that one can find."--Patrick Rysiew, University of Victoria "This is a highly accessible and well-written introduction to contemporary epistemology, by two prominent contributors to several of the topics covered in the book.

This book is exactly what it claims to be: an introduction to the contemporary theory of knowledge (epistemology - what a great word!). Dancy presents an excellent - thorough and lucid - account of the problems connected with the nature of knowledge, how those problems have been approached and dealt with and the advantages and disadvantages of Reviews: Get this from a library.

An introduction to contemporary epistemology. [Jonathan Dancy] -- This volume represents the most comprehensive and authoritative collection of canonical readings in theory of knowledge. Concentration on the central topics of the field, it includes many of the most.

This text offers a systematic and up-to-date account of the landscape of contemporary epistemology.

It presupposes only a minimum of prior philosophical knowledge, and includes an account of the logical and conceptual tools needed for philosophical analysis.

Problems in Epistemology and Metaphysics takes a pro and con approach to two central philosophical chapter begins with a question: Can We Have Knowledge.

How are Beliefs Justified. What is the mind. Contemporary philosophers with opposing viewpoints are then paired together to argue their position and raise problems with conflicting standpoints.

Alongside an up-to. A Contemporary Introduction to the Theory of Knowledge. Epistemology. DOI link for Epistemology.

Epistemology book. A Contemporary Introduction to the Theory of Knowledge. By Robert Audi. Edition 3rd Edition. First Published eBook Published 13 September Cited by: Contemporary Epistemology. 13 likes. Offers the student a clear and well-organized presentation of material relating to scepticism, to various philosophical accounts of knowledge and justification.

This book is exactly what it claims to be: an introduction to the contemporary theory of knowledge (epistemology - what a great word!).

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Book Description. What Is Scientific Knowledge. is a much-needed collection of introductory-level chapters on the epistemology of science. Renowned historians, philosophers, science educators, and cognitive scientists have authored 19 original contributions specifically for this volume.

Jonathan Dancy is Professor of Philosophy at the University of Reading and author of Berkeley: An Introduction (Blackwell, ) and Moral Reasons (Blackwell, ), and editor of A Companion to Epistemology (with Ernest Sosa, Blackwell, ), Reading Parfit (Blackwell, ), and Normativity (Blackwell, ).Author: Jonathan Dancy.

Epistemology: A Contemporary Introduction to the Theory of Knowledge () – Robert Audi Problems of Knowledge: A Critical Introduction to Epistemology () – Michael Williams Objectivity: A Very Short Introduction () – Stephen Gaukroger Epistemology () – Richard Feldman.

More Advanced Works. This book is based on work in epistemology extending over several decades. It combines into a systematic whole ideas, arguments, and doctrines evolved in various earlier investigations.

The time has at last seemed right to combine these deliberations into a single systematic whole and this book .This comprehensive book introduces the concepts and theories central for understanding knowledge. It aims to reach students who have already done an introductory philosophy course. Topics covered include perception and reflection as grounds of knowledge, and the nature, structure, and varieties of knowledge.

The character and scope of knowledge in the crucial realms of ethics, science and.Epistemology: A Contemporary Introduction to the Theory of Knowledge, Third Edition (Routledge Contemporary Introductions to Philosophy) Robert Audi Epistemology, or “the theory of knowledge,” is concerned with how we know what we know, what justifies us in believing what we believe, and what standards of evidence we should use in seeking.