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By Axel Gelfert

ISBN-10: 1441186360

ISBN-13: 9781441186362

ISBN-10: 1441193502

ISBN-13: 9781441193506

The epistemology of testimony is a quickly constructing quarter in modern analytic philosophy. during this first thorough survey of the hot debate at the topic, Axel Gelfert offers an in-depth advent to what has develop into one of many liveliest debates in modern epistemology.

Covering current literature and significant debates, A severe advent to Testimony discusses the epistemic prestige of testimony-based ideals, relates adjustments to suitable advancements in different parts and gives a severe point of view on present and destiny learn traits. Devoting area to either the functions of social epistemology and the bigger conceptual problems with wisdom, Gelfert not just introduces the epistemology of testimony; he bargains an up to date advent to epistemology. outfitted with a mixture of learn questions, examples, and recommendations for additional analyzing, scholars of latest epistemology will locate this a competent advisor to learning testimony as a resource of knowledge.

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