Ethics 126 (2):311-338 (2016)

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Facundo M. Alonso
Miami University, Ohio
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Philosophers have in general offered only a partial view of the normative grounds of reliance. Some maintain that either one of evidence or of pragmatic considerations has a normative bearing on reliance, but are silent about whether the other kind of consideration has such a bearing on it as well. Others assert that both kinds of considerations have a normative bearing on reliance, but sidestep the question of what their relative normative bearing is. My aim in this article is to offer a more systematic and comprehensive view of reasons for reliance.
Keywords reliance  belief  reasons  pragmatic considerations  evidence
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