The transmission of knowledge and justification

Synthese 193 (1):293-311 (2016)
Abstract
This paper explains how the notion of justification transmission can be used to ground a notion of knowledge transmission. It then explains how transmission theories can characterise schoolteacher cases, which have prominently been presented as counterexamples to transmission theories
Keywords Testimony  Transmission  Knowledge  Schoolteacher cases  Justification
Categories (categorize this paper)
DOI 10.1007/s11229-015-0760-y
Options
 Save to my reading list
Follow the author(s)
Edit this record
My bibliography
Export citation
Find it on Scholar
Mark as duplicate
Request removal from index
Revision history
Download options
Our Archive


Upload a copy of this paper     Check publisher's policy     Papers currently archived: 32,587
External links

Setup an account with your affiliations in order to access resources via your University's proxy server
Configure custom proxy (use this if your affiliation does not provide a proxy)
Through your library
References found in this work BETA
Knowledge and its Limits.Timothy Williamson - 2000 - Oxford University Press.
Theory of Knowledge.Keith Lehrer - 2000 - Westview Press.
Testimony: A Philosophical Study.C. A. J. Coady - 1992 - Oxford University Press.

View all 46 references / Add more references

Citations of this work BETA
Circular Testimony.Stephen Wright - 2016 - Philosophical Studies 173 (8):2029-2048.

Add more citations

Similar books and articles
Transmission of Justification and Warrant.Luca Moretti & Tommaso Piazza - 2013 - The Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy.
Sincerity and Transmission.Stephen Wright - 2016 - Ratio 29 (1):42-56.
Testimony and Lies.Dan O'Brien - 2007 - Philosophical Quarterly 57 (227):225–238.
How Lucky Can You Get?Sanford Goldberg - 2007 - Synthese 158 (3):315-327.
Wright Back to Dretske, or Why You Might as Well Deny Knowledge Closure.Marc Alspector‐Kelly - 2015 - Philosophy and Phenomenological Research 90 (3):570-611.
Can Testimony Generate Knowledge?Peter J. Graham - 2006 - Philosophica 78:105-127.
Testimonial Knowledge and Transmission.Jennifer Lackey - 1999 - Philosophical Quarterly 49 (197):471-490.
Testimony in Communitarian Epistemology.Martin Kusch - 2002 - Studies in History and Philosophy of Science Part A 33 (2):335-354.
Testimony and the Constitutive Norm of Assertion.Casey Rebecca Johnson - 2015 - International Journal of Philosophical Studies 23 (3):356-375.
Added to PP index
2015-05-09

Total downloads
71 ( #84,922 of 2,235,694 )

Recent downloads (6 months)
11 ( #43,315 of 2,235,694 )

How can I increase my downloads?

Monthly downloads
My notes
Sign in to use this feature