Theoria 73 (4):304-316 (2007)

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Andrew Reisner
Uppsala University
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In this paper I introduce an objection to normative evidentialism about reasons for belief. The objection arises from difficulties that evidentialism has with explaining our reasons for belief in unstable belief contexts with a single fixed point. I consider what other kinds of reasons for belief are relevant in such cases.
Keywords evidentialism  reasons  rationality  epistemology
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DOI 10.1111/j.1755-2567.2007.tb01210.x
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