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Philosophy and Its Epistemic Neuroses

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Published by Westview Press .
Written in English


  • Epistemology, theory of knowledge,
  • Epistemology,
  • Philosophy,
  • History & Surveys - General,
  • Knowledge, Theory of,
  • Skepticism

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The Physical Object
Number of Pages240
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8025002M
ISBN 100813391377
ISBN 109780813391373

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"Précis of Philosophy and Its Epistemic Neuroses" Dialo no.3 (): "Putnam and the Difficulty of Renouncing All Theory," International Studies inFile Size: 99KB. Michael Hymers is Munro Professor of Metaphysics at Dalhousie University, Halifax, Canada. He is the author of Philosophy and Its Epistemic Neuroses () and Wittgenstein and the Practice of Philosophy (), and a past editor of the Canadian Journal of Philosophy. Notes to Foundationalist Theories of Epistemic Justification. 1. Foundational knowledge or justified belief has also been called by foundationalists direct knowledge (justification), immediate knowledge, intuitive knowledge (justification); and the truths known have been referred to as self-evident truths, directly evident truths, self-presenting truths, and the given. Bruce D. Marshall and Donald Davidson on epistemic justification. 40 Michael Hymers, Philosophy and Its Epistemic Neuroses (Boulder: Westview Press, ), p. In his recent book The Author: Adonis Vidu.