author={L. Floridi},
  • L. Floridi
  • Published 1 October 2004
  • Philosophy
  • Synthese
The tripartite account of propositional, fallibilist knowledge that p as justified true belief can become adequate only if it can solve the Gettier Problem. However, the latter can be solved only if the problem of a successful coordination of the resources (at least truth and justification) necessary and sufficient to deliver propositional, fallibilist knowledge that p can be solved. In this paper, the coordination problem is proved to be insolvable by showing that it is equivalent to the… 
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    DEStech Transactions on Social Science, Education and Human Science
  • 2019
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