Reliabilism and Contemporary Epistemology: Essays by Alvin I. GoldmanReliabilism and Contemporary Epistemology: Essays by Alvin I. Goldman

Reliabilism and Contemporary Epistemology: Essays

byAlvin I. Goldman

Paperback | September 15, 2015

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This is a collection of very recent essays by the leading proponent of process reliabilism, explaining its relation to rival and/or neighboring theories including evidentialism, other forms of reliabilism, and virtue epistemology. It addresses other prominent themes in contemporaryepistemology, such as the internalism/externalism debate, the epistemological upshots of experimental challenges to intuitional methodology, the source of epistemic value, and social epistemology. The Introduction addresses late-breaking responses to ongoing exchanges with friends, rivals, andcritics of reliabilism.
Alvin Goldman, Board of Governors Professor at Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, has been one of the leading epistemologists of the last 40 years, championing the causal theory of knowing, process reliabilism, epistemic externalism, and social epistemology. In other philosophical areas, he is a leading proponent of the simul...
Title:Reliabilism and Contemporary Epistemology: EssaysFormat:PaperbackDimensions:336 pages, 9.09 × 6.1 × 0.79 inPublished:September 15, 2015Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

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Table of Contents

Introduction1. What Is Justified Belief?2. Immediate Justification and Process Reliabilism3. Reliabilism4. Internalism, Externalism, and the Architecture of Justification5. Toward a Synthesis of Reliabilism and Evidentialism6. Reliabilism and Value of Knowledge (with Erik Olsson)7. Williamson on Knowledge and Evidence8. Epistemic Relativism and Reasonable Disagreement9. A Guide to Social Epistemology10. Why Social Epistemology is Real Epistemology11. Philosophical Naturalism and Intuitional Methodology