Knowledge and Its Place in Nature

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Clarendon Press, 2002 - Philosophy - 189 pages
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Argues that conceptual analysis should be rejected in favour of a more naturalistic approach to epistemology. There is a robust natural phenomenon of knowledge; knowledge is a natural kind. An examination of the cognitive ethology literature reveals a category of knowledge that does both causal and explanatory work. It is argued that knowledge in this very sense is what philosophers have been talking about all along. Rival accounts of knowledge that are more demanding -- requiring either that certain social conditions be met or that an agent engage in some sort of reflection -- are discussed in detail, and it is argued that they are inadequate to the phenomenon. In addition, it is argued that the account of knowledge that emerges from the cognitive ethology literature can provide an explanation of the normative force of epistemic claims.

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Oxford Scholarship Online: Knowledge and its Place in Nature
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Kornblith’ s Naturalistic Epistemology
book is entitled “Knowledge and Its Place in Nature”, and the pivotal role. Kornblith assigns to cognitive ethology makes one think that ‘nature’ here ... doi/ abs/ 10.1111/ j.1933-1592.2005.tb00457.x

Kornblith, H. (2002): Knowledge and its Place in Nature, Oxford: OUP. Lycan, W. (1988): Judgment and Justification, Cambridge: CUP. ... index/ F83W435Q84055UV5.pdf

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Knowledge and Its Place in Nature: Externalism - Psychologism - Intuitions" Thomas Grundmann and Hilary Kornblith are organizing a summer school in ... forum/ viewtopic.php?pid=2991

interview: Hilary Kornblith : UVM The View
the view: Let's start by sketching the broad contours of the argument in Knowledge and its Place in Nature — what were you trying to do with the book? ... theview/ article.php?id=598

H. Kornblith Knowledge and its Place in Nature, chs. 1 and 2. T. Williamson (1995) ‘Is Knowing a State of Mind?’, Mind. ... PDF/ Epistemology-Syllabus.pdf

Hilary Kornblith: Knowledge and its Place in Nature
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Hilary Kornblith is in the Department of Philosophy, University of Massachusetts.

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