The Epistemology of Alvin Plantinga

Download Edit this record How to cite View on PhilPapers
In this article we intend to present Alvin Plantinga’s epistemology by showing the way in which its central concepts: the Reidian foundationalism, the partial critique of evidentialism, warrant, proper function, reliability and externalism - are logically interrelated. A section of this article is reserved to the critiques of his account of warrant brought by Peter Klein and Richard Feldman and to the way in which Plantinga answered them, by developing the concepts of cognitive maxi- and mini-environment. In the end we will see the way in which Plantinga’s epistemology relates to both modernism and postmodernism.
PhilPapers/Archive ID
Revision history
Archival date: 2020-03-23
View upload history
References found in this work BETA
Essays on the Intellectual Powers of Man.Reid, Thomas & Woozley, A. D.

View all 6 references / Add more references

Citations of this work BETA

No citations found.

Add more citations

Added to PP index

Total views
12 ( #47,784 of 47,315 )

Recent downloads (6 months)
12 ( #42,487 of 47,315 )

How can I increase my downloads?

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