Knowledge by constraint

Philosophical Perspectives:1-28 (forthcoming)
Download Edit this record How to cite View on PhilPapers
Abstract
This paper considers some puzzling knowledge ascriptions and argues that they present prima facie counterexamples to credence, belief, and justification conditions on knowledge, as well as to many of the standard meta-semantic assumptions about the context-sensitivity of ‘know’. It argues that these ascriptions provide new evidence in favor of contextualist theories of knowledge—in particular those that take the interpretation of ‘know’ to be sensitive to the mechanisms of constraint.
Categories
PhilPapers/Archive ID
HOLKBC
Upload history
Archival date: 2021-10-05
View other versions
Added to PP index
2021-10-05

Total views
40 ( #58,447 of 2,454,519 )

Recent downloads (6 months)
40 ( #19,361 of 2,454,519 )

How can I increase my downloads?

Downloads since first upload
This graph includes both downloads from PhilArchive and clicks on external links on PhilPapers.