Realism/Antirealism and Epistemology

Rowman & Littlefield (1997)

Christopher Kulp
Santa Clara University
This landmark collection of essays by six renowned philosophers explores the implications of the contentious realism/antirealism debate for epistemology. The essays examine issues such as whether epistemology needs to be realist, the bearing of a realist conception of truth on epistemology, and realism and antirealism in terms of a pragmatist conception of epistemic justification. Richard Rorty's essay provides a critical commentary on the other five
Keywords Realism   Knowledge, Theory of   Justification
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ISBN(s) 0847683354 (cloth : alk. paper)   9780847683369   9780847683352
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