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The Generality Problem for Reliabilism
Etude des differentes solutions apportees au probleme de la generalite qui se pose au theories de la justification des croyances vraies fondees sur la fiabilite des processus. Examinant les types deExpand
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Evidentialism: Essays in Epistemology
Evidentialism is a theory of knowledge whose essence is the traditional idea that the justification of factual knowledge is entirely a matter of evidence. Earl Conee and Richard Feldman present theExpand
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Reliability and Justification
According to a simple version of the reliability theory of epistemic justification, a belief is justified if and only if the process leading to that belief is reliable.1 The idea behind this theoryExpand
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Modest deontologism in epistemology
Deontologism in epistemology holds that epistemic justification may be understood in terms of “deontological” sentences about what one ought to believe or is permitted to believe, or what one deserves praise for believing, or in some similar way. Expand
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The Ethics of Belief
In this paper I will address a few of the many questions that fall under the general heading of "the ethics of belief." In section I I will discuss the adequacy of what has come to be known as theExpand
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Respecting the Evidence
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Evidentialism, Higher-Order Evidence, and Disagreement
ABSTRACT Evidentialism is the thesis that a person is justified in believing a proposition iff the person's evidence on balance supports that proposition. In discussing epistemological issuesExpand
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Skeptical Problems, Contextualist Solutions
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The Justification of Introspective Beliefs
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Rationality, Reliability, and Natural Selection
A tempting argument for human rationality goes like this: it is more conducive to survival to have true beliefs than false beliefs, so it is more conducive to survival to use reliable belief-formingExpand
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