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The terms, 'justified', 'justification', and their cognates are most naturally understood in what we may term a "deontological" way, as having to do with obligation, permission, requirement, blame,Expand
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Knowledge and the Flow of Information
Acknowledgments Preface 1. Communication theory 2. Communication and information 3. A semantic theory of information 4. Knowledge 5. The communication channel 6. Sensation and perception 7. CodingExpand
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Epistemic Justification: Essays in the Theory of Knowledge
Epistemic Justification collects twelve distinguished and influential essays in epistemology by William P. Alston taken from a body of work spanning almost two decades. They represent the gradualExpand
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Concepts of Epistemic Justification
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Internalism and Externalism in Epistemology
Dans quelle mesure le sujet connaissant controle-t-il, ou du moins a-t-il acces aux bases epistemiques qui justifient sa connaissance du monde? L'A. donne a cette question une reponse entre les deuxExpand
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Illocutionary Acts And Sentence Meaning
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An internalist externalism
In this paper I will explain, and at least begin to defend, the particular blend of internalism and externalism in my view of epistemic justification. So far as I know, this is my own private blend;Expand
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The Reliability Of Sense Perception
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