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Author Zagzebski, Linda

Title Virtue Epistemology : Essays on Epistemic Virtue and Responsibility
Published New York : Oxford University Press, 2001
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Description 1 online resource (262 pages)
Contents Contents; Contributors; 1 Introduction; 2 Reason, Virtue, and Knowledge; 3 The Unity of the Epistemic Virtues; 4 For the Love of Truth?; 5 Epistemic Motivation; 6 Epistemic Virtue and Justified Belief; 7 Thin Concepts to the Rescue: Thinning the Concepts of Epistemic Justification and Intellectual Virtue; 8 Virtues and Rules in Epistemology; 9 Must Knowers Be Agents?; 10 Epistemic Luck in Light of the Virtues; 11 Epistemic Akrasia and Epistemic Virtue; 12 The Virtue of Knowledge; 13 The Foundational Role of Epistemology in a General Theory of Rationality
14 Epistemic Obligation and the Possibility of InternalismIndex
Summary American and British philosophers have broken new ground in exploring how the nature of knowledge can be normative. Virtue Epistemology is a new movement receiving the bulk of attention from top epistemologists and ethicists; this volume reflects the best work in that vein
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Form Electronic book
ISBN 0195343891 (electronic bk.)
9780195343892 (electronic bk.)