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The Philosophical Review (2004) 113 (4): 574–577.
Published: 01 October 2004
...Rebecca Copenhaver Philip de Bary, Thomas Reid and Scepticism: His Reliabilist Response. London and New York: Routledge, 2002. Pp. xv, 203. Cornell University 2004 BOOK REVIEWS References Berkeley, George. 1948–1957...
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The Philosophical Review (2001) 110 (4): 642–644.
Published: 01 October 2001
... of his claim that such a theory should fall somewhere in the family of virtue-based reliabilist theories, a type of theory that Greco calls “agent reliabilism.” Greco concludes with a brief discussion of moral and religious epistemology in which he applies some of the insights gained in his...
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The Philosophical Review (2022) 131 (3): 394–398.
Published: 01 July 2022
... Dogramaci (2018) and John Turri (2010), but it is worth noting it has earlier precedents in the reliabilist tradition (e.g., Goldman 1979). While reliabilists typically focus on outright beliefs rather than credences, it’s easy to extend their basic framework to the latter. To get a feel for how this might...
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The Philosophical Review (2005) 114 (1): 33–61.
Published: 01 January 2005
... and, in particular, reliabilist accounts of warrant.10 If, as reliabilism dictates, reliability is a sufficient condition for a belief source to be a knowledge source, then a reliable 35 JOSÉ L. ZALABARDO belief source will be a knowledge source, even...
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The Philosophical Review (2019) 128 (4): 463–509.
Published: 01 October 2019
...Jack C. Lyons The paper offers a solution to the generality problem for a reliabilist epistemology, by developing an “algorithm and parameters” scheme for type-individuating cognitive processes. Algorithms are detailed procedures for mapping inputs to outputs. Parameters are psychological variables...
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The Philosophical Review (2021) 130 (2): 323–326.
Published: 01 April 2021
... normativity. Chapters 1 and 2 lay out the broad structure of epistemic propriety. On Goldberg's picture, it contains two elements, a reliabilist element and a responsibilist element. Chapter 2 is primarily dedicated to motivating the two-part conception of epistemic justification. Goldberg argues...
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The Philosophical Review (2022) 131 (2): 235–240.
Published: 01 April 2022
... because it was produced by a reliable espresso machine. The water dripping now is no better because it was produced by a reliably dripping faucet; and neither is it any worse. (141) The above reasoning looks problematic for reliabilists in so far as they seek to uphold the pretheoretically plausible...
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The Philosophical Review (2000) 109 (3): 453–456.
Published: 01 July 2000
... Presidential Address, “Epistemic Merit, Intrinsic and Instrumen- 455 BOOK REV7EWS tal.” It offers an off-beat criticism of reliabilist accounts of warranted belief, and continues Firth’s cautious Chisholmian endorsement of comparisons...
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The Philosophical Review (2000) 109 (3): 456–459.
Published: 01 July 2000
... -20. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. Goldman, A. 1967 . “A Causal Theory of Knowing.” Journal of Philosophy 64 : 357 -72. BOOK REVLEWS tal.” It offers an off-beat criticism of reliabilist accounts of warranted belief, and continues Firth’s cautious...
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The Philosophical Review (2001) 110 (4): 635–638.
Published: 01 October 2001
... argument for (R): How is belief with empirical content possi- ble? Only through rationalization by perceptual experience. Chapter 4 represents a turning point. Having established (R), as he believes he has, Brewer shows how it would rebut any reliabilist account of knowledge. And although classical...
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The Philosophical Review (2004) 113 (4): 571–574.
Published: 01 October 2004
... and Scepticism: His Reliabilist Response. London and New York: Routledge, 2002. Pp. xv, 203. Why has Thomas Reid’s philosophy been neglected? One answer to this ques- tion might cite Reid’s treatment by critics of his day. But Reid may also have been neglected because his terminology suggests a kind...
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The Philosophical Review (2020) 129 (1): 1–51.
Published: 01 January 2020
... rationale for the factor central to their theories, which is coherence . 9 A broader point is worth stressing. Debates between reliabilists and their opponents have tended to center on how best to explain intuitions about cases, like forgotten evidence cases (see Goldman 1999 ), clairvoyance cases...
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The Philosophical Review (2013) 122 (3): 337–393.
Published: 01 July 2013
... of a teleological epistemic theory. This is not hard to see when we note that a more perspicuous—though far uglier—name for reliabilism is “truth-conducivism”: process reliabilists hold that a belief is justified when it is caused by a sufficiently truth-conducive process, indicator reliabilists hold...
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The Philosophical Review (2004) 113 (3): 435–437.
Published: 01 July 2004
... complaint in his reply to BonJour’s main essay (219–22). The main problem with Sosa’s main essay is something BonJour presses in his reply (185–86): Sosa’s solution to the new evil demon problem requires him to make some implausible moves. The new evil demon problem is a challenge for reliabilists...
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The Philosophical Review (2018) 127 (2): 264–268.
Published: 01 April 2018
... skepticism is ineffective against reliabilist theories of epistemic justification. The topic of Cartesian skepticism is also taken up in the introduction (16–19). There, Hill offers a brief argument in support of the claim that Cartesian skepticism fares no better even if an internalist conception...
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The Philosophical Review (2014) 123 (2): 241–244.
Published: 01 April 2014
... understand why a reliabilist would want not merely to dismiss Bonjour's concerns but also to answer them, and yet, given Zalabardo's commitment to tracking as sufficient for basic knowledge, it's hard to imagine how all such cases of knowledge satisfy an epistemic responsibility condition, no matter how...
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The Philosophical Review (2021) 130 (1): 167–171.
Published: 01 January 2021
... indicates fire. Understood in this way, testimonial knowledge might be explained in reliabilist terms, since both the receipt of a speaker's words and the observation of smoke can be regarded as reliable indicators. Alternatively, testimony might be thought of as secondhand perception. On this conception...
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The Philosophical Review (2000) 109 (3): 462–465.
Published: 01 July 2000
... the social conception and finds them all want- ing. Having thus put the social conception on the map, he claims to have 463 BOOK REVIEWS “rescued the earlier anti-reliabilist counterexamples . . . from the charge of begging-the-question...
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The Philosophical Review (2015) 124 (3): 353–392.
Published: 01 July 2015
... of reliabilism entail this type of reliabilism about testimony will depend on how belief-forming methods are individuated. On a very coarse-grained individuation of methods, both of your beliefs in Two Sources are formed by the same coarsely individuated method (that is, trusting testimony ). A reliabilist who...
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The Philosophical Review (2016) 125 (3): 341–396.
Published: 01 July 2016
... of traditional justification-conferring features, such as being produced by a reliable process, being grounded in adequate evidence, and so on. Schmitt's preferred explanation of the epistemic goodness of a group's reason is reliabilist, and though there are interesting questions about the reliability of group...