Contextualism in Philosophy: Knowledge, Meaning, and Truth

Contextualism in Philosophy: Knowledge, Meaning, and Truth

Contextualism in Philosophy: Knowledge, Meaning, and Truth


In epistemology and in philosophy of language there's fierce debate in regards to the function of context in wisdom, knowing, and that means. Many modern epistemologists take heavily the thesis that epistemic vocabulary is context-sensitive. This thesis is naturally a semantic declare, so it has introduced epistemologists into touch with paintings on context in semantics via philosophers of language. This quantity brings jointly the debates, in a collection of twelve particularly written essays representing the newest paintings via best figures within the fields. All destiny paintings on contextualism will commence here.

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Kent Bach, Herman Cappelen, Andy Egan, Michael Glanzberg, John Hawthorne, Ernest Lepore, Peter Ludlow, Peter Pagin, Georg Peter, Paul M. Pietroski, Gerhard Preyer, Jonathan Schaffer, Jason Stanley, Brian Weatherson, Timothy Williamson

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