Current Controversies in Epistemology

2015.01.02 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews Ram Neta (ed.), Current Controversies in Epistemology, Routledge, 2014, 153pp., $29.95 (pbk), ISBN 9780415518147. Reviewed
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2015.01.02 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews Ram Neta (ed.), Current Controversies in Epistemology, Routledge, 2014, 153pp., $29.95 (pbk), ISBN 9780415518147. Reviewed by Eileen S. Nutting, University of Kansas In the latest installment of Routledge's Current Controversies in Philosophy series, editor Ram Neta brings four pairs of prominent epistemologists into dialogue about contested issues at the center of the field. For students or philosophers with passing backgrounds in epistemology, the collection offers a gateway into a cluster of ideas at the heart of contemporary discussions. The specialist will find much of the material familiar, but will appreciate that the collection includes new insights and new approaches to central epistemic questions. Each of the four debates in the volume addresses the ultimate sources or grounds of justification and knowledge. The debates feature: (1) C.S.I. Jenkins and Michael Devitt on a priori justification, (2). . .

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