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Why Nozick is a Sceptic

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/9780199585861.003.0026
Why Nozick is a Sceptic

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This chapter contains the first discussion of Nozick on scepticism in the vast literature that followed the publication of Philosophical Explanations. It is argued that certain sceptical problems resist Nozick's anti-closure strategy.

Keywords: Nozick; closure; tracking; possible world semantics; dreaming

Chapter.  2979 words. 

Subjects: Philosophy of Mind

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