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Toward a Synthesis of Reliabilism and Evidentialism?

Alvin I. Goldman

in Reliabilism and Contemporary Epistemology

Published in print April 2012 | ISBN: 9780199812875
Published online May 2012 | e-ISBN: 9780199933150 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199812875.003.0006
Toward a Synthesis of Reliabilism and Evidentialism?

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This chapter provides two definitions of “evidence”. The first is in terms of reliable indicatorship, and the second is in terms of strengthening justification. The discussion also notes the responses of R. Feldman and E. Conee to these definitions. The challenges posed to the viability of (pure) internalist evidentialism are included.

Keywords: evidence; reliable indicatorship; strong justification; R. Feldman; E. Conee; internalist evidentialism

Chapter.  13575 words. 

Subjects: Metaphysics

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