David Bourget (Western Ontario)
David Chalmers (ANU, NYU)
Rafael De Clercq
Jack Alan Reynolds
Learn more about PhilPapers
Midwest Studies in Philosophy 32 (1):53-78 (2008)
In this age of post-Moorean modesty, many of us are inclined to doubt that philosophy is in possession of arguments that might genuinely serve to undermine what we ordinarily believe. It may perhaps be conceded that the arguments of the skeptic appear to be utterly compelling; but the Mooreans among us will hold that the very plausibility of our ordinary beliefs is reason enough for supposing that there must be something wrong in the skeptic’s arguments, even if we are unable to say what it is. In so far then, as the pretensions of philosophy to provide a world view rest upon its..
|Keywords||No keywords specified (fix it)|
|Categories||categorize this paper)|
Setup an account with your affiliations in order to access resources via your University's proxy server
Configure custom proxy (use this if your affiliation does not provide a proxy)
|Through your library|
References found in this work BETA
No references found.
Citations of this work BETA
Thomas Kelly (2011). Following the Argument Where It Leads. Philosophical Studies 154 (1):105-124.
Similar books and articles
David Macarthur (2006). Skepticism, Self-Knowledge and Responsibility. In Stephen Hetherington (ed.), Aspects of Knowing. Elsevier. 97.
Amie L. Thomasson (2007). Real Natures and Familiar Objects. [REVIEW] Philosophy and Phenomenological Research 74 (2):518–523.
Uriah Kriegel (2011). Two Defenses of Common-Sense Ontology. Dialectica 65 (2):177-204.
Michael De Medeiros (2010). Common Sense. Weigl Publishers.
Robert Stern (2008). Kant's Response to Skepticism. In John Greco (ed.), The Oxford Handbook of Skepticism. Oxford University Press. 265.
David Thomas (1978). Sociology and Common Sense. Inquiry 21 (1-4):1 – 32.
Erik Lundestad (2006). The Skeptic and The Madman: The Proto‐Pragmatism of Thomas Reid. Journal of Scottish Philosophy 4 (2):125-137.
Amie L. Thomasson (2007). Ordinary Objects. Oxford University Press.
Dylan Dodd (2012). Evidentialism and Skeptical Arguments. Synthese 189 (2):337-352.
Eli Hirsch (2010). Quantifier Variance and Realism: Essays in Metaontology. Oxford University Press.
Added to index2009-01-28
Total downloads82 ( #14,634 of 1,096,443 )
Recent downloads (6 months)8 ( #21,985 of 1,096,443 )
How can I increase my downloads?