Sosa on abilities, concepts, and externalism

In John Greco (ed.), Ernest Sosa and His Critics. Blackwell Publishing (2004)
A kind of intellectual project characteristic of Ernest Sosa is to resolve an apparently flat-out dispute by showing that it is not after all a zero-sum game. His irenic goal is to do justice to both sides and give each of them most of what it wants. In his subtle paper ‘Abilities, Concepts, and Externalism’ he applies this strategy to the dispute between internalism and externalism in the philosophy of mind. It is a pleasure to engage in discussion with a philosopher of Sosa’s fair-mindedness and analytical skills
Keywords Externalism  Internalism  Sosa, E
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