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By John L. Pollock

One of the main firmly entrenched ideals of latest philosophy is that the single option to research an idea is to nation its fact stipulations. In epistemology this has ended in the quest for reductive analyses, to phenomenalism, behaviorism, and their analogues in different components of data. Arguing that those makes an attempt at reductive research have normally failed, John L. Pollock defends an alternate idea of conceptual research during this book.

The writer means that thoughts will be analyzed when it comes to their justification stipulations instead of their fact stipulations. After laying a theoretical starting place for this substitute scheme of research, Professor Pollock applies his conception in offering suggestions to a couple of conventional epistemological difficulties. one of the components of information mentioned are belief, wisdom of the previous, induction, wisdom of alternative minds, and a priori knowledge.

Originally released in 1975.

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