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Epistemic Justification

Epistemic Justification
Borító: Fűzött
ISBN: 9780199243792
Nyelv: angol
Méret: 23.4
Oldalszám: 272
Megjelenés éve: 2001
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Epistemic Justification

the eminent philosopher of religion turns to epistemology
promises to change the face of the subject
essential reading for epistemologists, philosophers of religion, and philosophers of science
main text accessible to advanced undergraduates and graduates
additional information gathered in notes and appendices

Richard Swinburne offers an original treatment of a question at the heart of epistemology: what makes a belief a rational one, or one which the believer is justified in holding? He maps the various totally different and purportedly rival accounts that philosophers give of epistemic justification (`internalist` and `externalist`), and argues that they are really accounts of different concepts. He distinguishes (as most epistemologists do not) between synchronic justification (justification at a time) and diachronic justification (synchronic justification resulting from adequate investigation) -- both internalist and externalist. He argus that most kinds of justification are worth having because (for different reasons) indicative of truth. However, it is only justification of intermalist kinds that can guide a believer`s actions. Swinburne goes on to show the usefulness of the probability calculus in elucidating how empirical evidence makes beliefs probably true: every proposition has an intrinsic probability (an a priori probability independent of empirical evidence) which may be increased or decreased by empirical evidence.
This innovative and challenging book will refresh epistemology and rewrite its agenda.

Introduction
1. Theory of Synchronic Justification
2. Belief
3. Probability
4. The Criteria of Logical Probability
5. Basicality
6. The Value of Synchronic Justification
7. The Value of Diachronic Justification
8. Knowledge
Appendix: Predictivism, Additional Notes, Index




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