Philosophical Studies 164 (1):127-139 (2013)

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Adam Elga
Princeton University
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The “puzzle of the unmarked clock” derives from a conflict between the following: (1) a plausible principle of epistemic modesty, and (2) “Rational Reflection”, a principle saying how one’s beliefs about what it is rational to believe constrain the rest of one’s beliefs. An independently motivated improvement to Rational Reflection preserves its spirit while resolving the conflict
Keywords Reflection principle  Externalism  Christensen  Williamson  Luminosity  Rationality  Epistemic modesty  Bayesianism  epistemic akrasia
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