Episteme 4 (1):115-129 (2007)

Authors
Roger White
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Abstract
Epistemic subjectivism, as I am using the term, is a view in the same spirit as relativism, rooted in skepticism about the objectivity or universality of epistemic norms. I explore some ways that we might motivate subjectivism drawing from some common themes in analytic epistemology. Without diagnosing where the arguments go wrong, I argue that the resulting position is untenable
Keywords No keywords specified (fix it)
Categories (categorize this paper)
DOI 10.3366/epi.2007.4.1.115
Options
Edit this record
Mark as duplicate
Export citation
Find it on Scholar
Request removal from index
Revision history

Download options

Our Archive


Upload a copy of this paper     Check publisher's policy     Papers currently archived: 50,447
Through your library

References found in this work BETA

The Possibility of Practical Reason.David Velleman - 2000 - Oxford University Press.
Change in View.Gilbert Harman - 1986 - MIT Press.
Epistemic Permissiveness.Roger White - 2005 - Philosophical Perspectives 19 (1):445–459.

View all 29 references / Add more references

Citations of this work BETA

The Conflict of Evidence and Coherence.Alex Worsnip - 2018 - Philosophy and Phenomenological Research 96 (1):3-44.
The Uniqueness Thesis.Matthew Kopec & Michael G. Titelbaum - 2016 - Philosophy Compass 11 (4):189-200.
Moral Reasons, Epistemic Reasons, and Rationality.Alex Worsnip - 2016 - Philosophical Quarterly 66 (263):341-361.

View all 18 citations / Add more citations

Similar books and articles

Scepticism, Relativism and the Argument From the Criterion.Howard Sankey - 2012 - Studies in History and Philosophy of Science Part A 43 (1):182-190.
Epistemic Relativism.Steven Luper - 2004 - Philosophical Issues 14 (1):271–295.
Epistemic Akrasia.Brian Ribeiro - 2011 - International Journal for the Study of Skepticism 1 (1):18-25.
Expressivism, Subjectivism and Moral Disagreement.Sebastian Köhler - 2012 - Thought: A Journal of Philosophy 1 (1):71-78.
It's the Thought That Counts.Frances Howard-Snyder - 2005 - Utilitas 17 (3):265-281.
A Transparent Case for Subjectivism.C. L. Hardin - 1985 - Analysis 45 (March):117-119.
The Location Problem for Color Subjectivism.Peter W. Ross - 2001 - Consciousness and Cognition 10 (1):42-58.

Analytics

Added to PP index
2009-01-28

Total views
251 ( #29,831 of 2,326,342 )

Recent downloads (6 months)
9 ( #73,089 of 2,326,342 )

How can I increase my downloads?

Downloads

My notes