Skepticism and the Veil of Perception

Lanham: Rowman & Littlefield (2001)
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Michael Huemer
University of Colorado, Boulder
Abstract
This book develops and defends a version of direct realism: the thesis that perception gives us direct awareness, and non-inferential knowledge, of the external..
Keywords Direct Realism  Epistemology  Foundationalism  Naive Realism  Perception  Representationalism  Scepticism
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ISBN(s) 0742512525   0742512533   9780742512535  
DOI 10.1093/mind/111.444.866
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