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How to Know: A Practicalist Conception of Knowledge

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Some key aspects of contemporary epistemology deserve to be challenged, and "How to Know" does just that. This book argues that several long-standing presumptions at the heart of the standard analytic conception of knowledge are false, and defends an alternative, a practicalist conception of knowledge.Presents a philosophically original conception of knowledge, at odds ...more
Hardcover, 272 pages
Published May 17th 2011 by Wiley-Blackwell (first published February 17th 2011)
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Cheong Cheng Wen
Oct 19, 2015 Cheong Cheng Wen rated it liked it
Shelves: didn-t-finish
The first few chapters were interesting and I marvelled at the author's ability to articulate the progress in epistemology. But beyond Chapter 3, everything becomes draggy due to the need to further elaborate his practicalist theory of knowledge with precision.
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