Primeness, internalism and explanatory generality

Philosophical Studies 135 (2):255 - 277 (2007)
Williamson (2000) [Knowledge and its Limits, Oxford: Oxford University Press] argues that attempts to substitute narrow mental states or narrow/environmental composites for broad and factive mental states will result in poorer explanations of behavior. I resist Williamson
Keywords broad mental  explanation  externalism  generality  internalism  knowledge  narrow mental  prime  primeness  williamson
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