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Epistemic Universalizability Principles

Anthony Brueckner

in Essays on Skepticism

Published in print August 2010 | ISBN: 9780199585861
Published online January 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780191595332 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199585861.003.0025
Epistemic Universalizability Principles

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This chapter considers the notion of an epistemic universalizability principle, a principle which might well underwrite an epistemic closure principle. It is argued that closure cannot be derived from any plausibly true such principle.

Keywords: epistemic universalizability; Adler; counterpossibility; closure; winters

Chapter.  3762 words. 

Subjects: Philosophy of Mind

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