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The Resource The case for contextualism

The case for contextualism

Label
The case for contextualism
Title
The case for contextualism
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
It's an obvious enough observation that the standards that govern whether ordinary speakers will say that someone knows something vary with context: What we are happy to call "knowledge" in some ("low-standards") contexts we'll deny is "knowledge" in other ("high-standards") contexts. But do these varying standards for when ordinary speakers will attribute knowledge, and for when they are in some important sense warranted in attributing knowledge, reflect varying standards for whenit is or would be true for them to attribute knowledge? Or are the standar
Member of
Cataloging source
MERUC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1962-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
DeRose, Keith
Dewey number
121
Index
index present
LC call number
B809.14.D47 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Knowledge, skepticism, and context
Series volume
vol. 1
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Contextualism (Philosophy)
  • Contextualism (Philosophy)
Label
The case for contextualism
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Introduction: Contextualism, Invariantism, Skepticism, and What Goes On in Ordinary Conversation; 2. The Ordinary Language Basis for Contextualism; 3. Assertion, Knowledge, and Context; 4. Single Scoreboard Semantics; 5. 'Bamboozled by our Own Words': Semantic Blindness and Some Objections to Contextualism; 6. Now You Know It, Now You Don't: Intellectualism, Contextualism, and Subject-Sensitive Invariantism; 7. Knowledge, Assertion, and Action: Contextualism vs. Subject-Sensitive Invariantism; References; Index
Control code
536230969
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (303 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780191569845
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)536230969
Label
The case for contextualism
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Introduction: Contextualism, Invariantism, Skepticism, and What Goes On in Ordinary Conversation; 2. The Ordinary Language Basis for Contextualism; 3. Assertion, Knowledge, and Context; 4. Single Scoreboard Semantics; 5. 'Bamboozled by our Own Words': Semantic Blindness and Some Objections to Contextualism; 6. Now You Know It, Now You Don't: Intellectualism, Contextualism, and Subject-Sensitive Invariantism; 7. Knowledge, Assertion, and Action: Contextualism vs. Subject-Sensitive Invariantism; References; Index
Control code
536230969
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (303 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780191569845
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)536230969

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