Explanationism, Super-Explanationism, Ecclectic Explanationism: Persistent Problems on Both Sides

Logos and Episteme 7 (2):201-213 (2016)
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We argue that explanationist views in epistemology continue to face persistent challenges to both their necessity and their sufficiency. This is so despite arguments offered by Kevin McCain in a paper recently published in this journal which attempt to show otherwise. We highlight ways in which McCain’s attempted solutions to problems we had previously raised go awry, while also presenting a novel challenge for all contemporary explanationist views.
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