Rational Belief: Structure, Grounds, and Intellectual Virtue

2016.02.36 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews Robert Audi, Rational Belief: Structure, Grounds, and Intellectual Virtue, Oxford University Press, 2015, 281pp., $35.00 (pbk),
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2016.02.36 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews Robert Audi, Rational Belief: Structure, Grounds, and Intellectual Virtue, Oxford University Press, 2015, 281pp., $35.00 (pbk), ISBN 9780190221836. Reviewed by Mark Leon, University of the Witwatersrand This is a collection of Robert Audi's previously published papers that focus on belief and rationality. The book has four sections. Part I focuses on belief mainly from the perspective of the philosophy of mind. It looks at the nature of belief, its relation to the will as well as the important issue of the nature of belief content in relation to the internalist-externalist debate. Part II focuses on more traditional epistemological issues, with normativity being central. It looks at normativity with respect to the perception of moral properties, considers reliability as an intellectual virtue and examines the way in which epistemology can be considered as normative. Part III has a central focus on Audi's. . .

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