Download A Critical Introduction to Testimony (Bloomsbury Critical by Axel Gelfert PDF

Download A Critical Introduction to Testimony (Bloomsbury Critical by Axel Gelfert PDF

By Axel Gelfert

The epistemology of testimony is a quickly constructing region in modern analytic philosophy. during this first thorough survey of the new debate at the topic, Axel Gelfert presents an in-depth creation to what has turn into one of many liveliest debates in modern epistemology.

Covering latest literature and significant debates, A serious advent to Testimony discusses the epistemic prestige of testimony-based ideals, relates alterations to proper advancements in different parts and provides a serious standpoint on present and destiny learn traits. Devoting area to either the functions of social epistemology and the bigger conceptual problems with wisdom, Gelfert not just introduces the epistemology of testimony; he bargains an up to date creation to epistemology. built with a mixture of learn questions, examples, and recommendations for additional studying, scholars of up to date epistemology will locate this a competent advisor to learning testimony as a resource of knowledge.

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