Synthese

, Volume 189, Issue 2, pp 221–234

Introduction

Authors

    • Department of Linguistic and Cultural StudiesUniversity of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Associate Director of COGITO Research Centre (Bologna)
  • Sebastiano Moruzzi
    • Department of Philosophy and CommunicationUniversity of Bologna, Member of COGITO Research Centre (Bologna)
  • Giorgio Volpe
    • Department of Philosophy and CommunicationUniversity of Bologna, Member of COGITO Research Centre (Bologna)
Article

DOI: 10.1007/s11229-012-0174-z

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Coliva, A., Moruzzi, S. & Volpe, G. Synthese (2012) 189: 221. doi:10.1007/s11229-012-0174-z
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Abstract

This Introduction to the special issue on “Skepticism and Justification” provides a background to the nine articles collected here and a detailed summary of each, which highlights their interconnections and relevance to the debate at the heart of the issue.

Keywords

JustificationKnowledgeEvidentialismSkeptical argumentsPrinciple of closureTransmission failureEasy knowledgeBootstrapping argumentsNorms of assertion
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