Five Modes of Scepticism: Sextus Empiricus and the Agrippan Modes

Oxford University Press (2019)

Abstract

Stefan Sienkiewicz analyses five argument forms which are central to Pyrrhonian scepticism, as expressed in the writings of Sextus Empiricus. In particular, Sienkiewicz distinguishes between two different perspectives of the sceptic and his dogmatic opponent, and interprets the five modes of scepticism from both viewpoints.

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Certainty.Baron Reed - 2008 - Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy.
Ancient Skepticism.Leo Groarke - forthcoming - Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy.

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