Epistemic Norms: New Essays on Action, Belief, and Assertion

2015.03.32 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews Clayton Littlejohn and John Turri (eds.), Epistemic Norms: New Essays on Action, Belief, and Assertion, Oxford University Press,
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2015.03.32 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews Clayton Littlejohn and John Turri (eds.), Epistemic Norms: New Essays on Action, Belief, and Assertion, Oxford University Press, 2014, 262pp., $74.00 (hbk), ISBN 9780199660025. Reviewed by Conor McHugh, University of Southampton You shouldn't believe what your horoscope says. Nor should you act on or assert what it says. These look like normative epistemic assessments of belief, action and assertion. Recent years have seen an explosion of interest in epistemic normativity. This volume brings together thirteen essays, twelve of them new, and an introduction, from leading figures in the area. They indicate the impressive variety of work currently being conducted under the heading of epistemic normativity, and include some valuable contributions to ongoing debates. The times weren't always so good for epistemic normativity. For years, epistemologists focused their efforts primarily on analysing knowledge and. . .

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