An account of knowledge that required no justification: knowledge was seen as true belief that is produced by the exercise of certain discriminatory capacities. A naturalistic epistemology selected papers hilary kornblith selected essays by a leading expert a distinctive approach to how we come to have knowledge of the world. Hilary kornblith publications i books authored inductive inference and its natural ground, mit press, 1993 chapter 5 reprinted in alvin goldman, ed, readings in philosophy and cognitive science, mit press, 1993, 69-94 knowledge and its place in nature, oxford university press, 2002 edited.
Knowledge needs no justification chapter hilary kornblith abstract the standard view in epistemology is that knowledge is justified, true belief plus something else this chapter argues. Knowledge needs no justificationuniversity press scholarship online oxford scholarship online epistemology: new essays.
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Epistemology with peter klein syllabus september 9th, 2013 reading, 'knowledge needs no justification', hilary kornblith the standard view, that knowledge is justified true belief plus something else jtb+ failure to meet the standards for justification deprives one of knowledge even if justification is not a necessary condition for. Show summary details preview the standard view in epistemology is that knowledge is justified, true belief plus something else this chapter argues that standard view should be rejected: knowledge does not require justification. This volume draws together influential work by hilary kornblith on naturalistic epistemology the naturalistic approach sees epistemology not as a matter of analysis of concepts, but as an explanatory project constrained and informed by work in the cognitive sciences these essays expound and defend kornblith's distinctive view of how we come to have knowledge of the world. This entry has no external links add one setup an account with your affiliations in order to access resources via your university's proxy server configure custom proxy (use this if your affiliation does not provide a proxy.
Knowledge needs no justification – hilary kornblith kornblith argues that justification is not a requirement for knowledge although this view is quite counter-intuitive, he defends this position by associating true beliefs alone with the notion of possessing knowledge.
Hilary kornblith argues for a naturalistic approach to investigating knowledge knowledge, he explains, is a feature of the natural world, and so should be investigated using scientific methods he offers an account of knowledge derived from the science of animal behavior, and defends this against its philosophical rivals.