Will, Belief and Knowledge

Dialogue 18 (1):64-72 (1979)
Abstract
In her recent paper, “Belief, Values and the Will,” Trudy Govier raises several interesting and challenging points. Most interesting is her conclusion that it is at least logically possible for a person to believe something “simply in virtue of having taken that decision,” i.e., by fiat. In otherwords, it is possible to believe something by an act of will
Keywords will to believe  epistemology
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DOI 10.1017/S0012217300047892
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