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The Truth Connection

Earl Conee

in Evidentialism

Published in print April 2004 | ISBN: 9780199253722
Published online August 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780191601361 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/0199253722.003.0011
The Truth Connection

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This chapter seeks to answer the question of how epistemic justification is distinctively related to truth. It is argued that the relation is this: epistemic justification of a proposition is evidence of the truth of the proposition.

Keywords: evidence; goal of inquiry; reasons to believe; Stewart Cohen; truth connection

Chapter.  8204 words. 

Subjects: Metaphysics

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