In defense of epistemic relativism

Episteme 4 (1):30-48 (2007)
Abstract
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
Categories (categorize this paper)
DOI 10.3366/epi.2007.4.1.30
Options
 Save to my reading list
Follow the author(s)
My bibliography
Export citation
Find it on Scholar
Edit this record
Mark as duplicate
Revision history
Request removal from index
Download options
Our Archive


Upload a copy of this paper     Check publisher's policy     Papers currently archived: 26,188
Through your library
References found in this work BETA
Knowledge and its Limits.Timothy Williamson - 2000 - Oxford University Press.

View all 6 references / Add more references

Citations of this work BETA

Add more citations

Similar books and articles
Metaepistemology and Divine Revelation.Andrei Buckareff - 2009 - Heythrop Journal 50 (1):85-90.
Relativism.Maria Baghramian - 2004 - Routledge.
Epistemic Relativism.Mark Kalderon - 2009 - Philosophical Review 118 (2):225-240.
Scepticism, Relativism and the Argument From the Criterion.Howard Sankey - 2012 - Studies in History and Philosophy of Science Part A 43 (1):182-190.
Defusing Epistemic Relativism.Duncan Pritchard - 2008 - Synthese 166 (2):397-412.
Epistemic Relativism and Reasonable Disagreement.Alvin Goldman - 2009 - In Richard Feldman & Ted Warfield (eds.), Disagreement. Oxford University Press.

Monthly downloads

Added to index

2009-01-28

Total downloads

242 ( #13,942 of 2,153,830 )

Recent downloads (6 months)

11 ( #60,325 of 2,153,830 )

How can I increase my downloads?

My notes
Sign in to use this feature


Discussion
Order:
There  are no threads in this forum
Nothing in this forum yet.

Other forums