New PDF release: A Critical Introduction to Testimony (Bloomsbury Critical

By Axel Gelfert

ISBN-10: 1441186360

ISBN-13: 9781441186362

ISBN-10: 1441193502

ISBN-13: 9781441193506

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

Covering present literature and significant debates, A severe advent to Testimony discusses the epistemic prestige of testimony-based ideals, relates adjustments to proper advancements in different parts and gives a serious standpoint on present and destiny study 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 updated advent to epistemology. built with a mixture of learn questions, examples, and proposals for extra analyzing, scholars of up to date epistemology will locate this a competent advisor to learning testimony as a resource of knowledge.

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