In defense of epistemic relativism

Episteme 4 (1):30-48 (2007)

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Ram Neta
University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
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In Fear of Knowledge, Paul Boghossian argues against various forms of epistemic relativism. In this paper, I criticize Boghossian’s arguments against a particular variety of relativism. I then argue in favor of a thesis that is very similar to this variety of relativism
Keywords epistemology   relativism
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DOI 10.3366/epi.2007.4.1.30
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