Actionability Judgments Cause Knowledge Judgments

Thought: A Journal of Philosophy 5 (3):212-222 (2016)
Download Edit this record How to cite View on PhilPapers
Abstract
Researchers recently demonstrated a strong direct relationship between judgments about what a person knows and judgments about how a person should act. But it remains unknown whether actionability judgments cause knowledge judgments, or knowledge judgments cause actionability judgments. This paper uses causal modeling to help answer this question. Across two experiments, we found evidence that actionability judgments cause knowledge judgments.
Categories
(categorize this paper)
PhilPapers/Archive ID
TURAJC
Revision history
Archival date: 2020-06-30
View upload history
References found in this work BETA
Knowledge and Action.John Hawthorne & Jason Stanley - 2008 - Journal of Philosophy 105 (10):571-590.

View all 29 references / Add more references

Citations of this work BETA
Teleological Essentialism.Rose, David & Nichols, Shaun
Much at Stake in Knowledge.Dinges, Alexander & Zakkou, Julia
Folk Teleology Drives Persistence Judgments.Rose, David; Schaffer, Jonathan & Tobia, Kevin

View all 9 citations / Add more citations

Added to PP index
2016-08-10

Total views
66 ( #39,052 of 50,412 )

Recent downloads (6 months)
12 ( #37,523 of 50,412 )

How can I increase my downloads?

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