Oxford Studies in Epistemology Volume 1

by Tamar Szabo Gendler

19.99

Oxford Studies in Epistemology Volume 1 | 9780199285907 | Tamar Szabo Gendler

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ISBN:9780199285907

Format:Paperback / softback

Published:01/12/2005 by Oxford University Press

Description

Oxford Studies in Epistemology is a major new biennial volume offering a regular snapshot of state-of-the-art work in this important field. Under the guidance of a distinguished editorial board composed of leading philosophers in North America, Europe and Australasia, it will publish exemplary papers in epistemology, broadly construed. Topics within its purview include:
*traditional epistemological questions concerning the nature of belief, justification, and knowledge, the status of scepticism, the nature of the a priori, etc;
*new developments in epistemology, including movements such as naturalized epistemology, feminist epistemology, social epistemology, and virtue epistemology, and approaches such as contextualism;
*foundational questions in decision-theory;
*confirmation theory and other branches of philosophy of science that bear on traditional issues in epistemology;
*topics in the philosophy of perception relevant to epistemology;
*topics in cognitive science, computer science, developmental, cognitive, and social psychology that bear directly on traditional epistemological questions; and
*work that examines connections between epistemology and other branches of philosophy, including work on testimony and the ethics of belief.
Anyone wanting to understand the latest developments at the leading edge of the discipline can start here.

Editorial Board

Stewart Cohen, Arizona State University
Keith DeRose, Yale University
Richard Fumerton, University of Iowa
Alvin Goldman, Rutgers University
Alan Hajek, Australian National University
Gilbert Harman, Princeton University
Frank Jackson, Australian National University
James Joyce, University of Michigan
Scott Sturgeon, Birkbeck College London
Jonathan Vogel, Amherst College
Timothy Williamson, University of Oxford