Morally Respectful Listening and its Epistemic Consequences

Southern Journal of Philosophy 58 (1):52-76 (2020)
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What does it mean to listen to someone respectfully, that is, insofar as they are due recognition respect? This paper addresses that question and gives the following answer: it is to listen in such a way that you are open to being surprised. A specific interpretation of this openness to surprise is then defended.



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Galen Barry
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