Bootstrap and rollback: generalizing epistemic circularity

@article{Kallestrup2011BootstrapAR,
  title={Bootstrap and rollback: generalizing epistemic circularity},
  author={Jesper Kallestrup},
  journal={Synthese},
  year={2011},
  volume={189},
  pages={395-413}
}
Reliabilists accept the possibility of basic knowledge—knowledge that p in virtue of the reliability of some belief-producing process r without antecedent knowledge that r is reliable. Cohen (Philos Phenomenol Res 65:309–329, 2002, Philos Phenomenol Res 70:417–430, 2005) and Vogel (J Philos 97:602–623, 2000, J Philos 105:518–539, 2008) have argued that one… CONTINUE READING