Philosophical Studies 167 (3):597-606 (2014)

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Charity Anderson
Baylor University
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It is widely acknowledged that epistemic modals admit of inter-subjective flexibility. This paper introduces intra-subjective flexibility for epistemic modals and draws on this flexibility to argue that fallibilism is consistent with the standard account of epistemic modals
Keywords Epistemic modals  Fallibilism  Concessive knowledge attributions  Epistemic possibility
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