Philosophical Studies

, Volume 153, Issue 1, pp 19–28

Sosa on easy knowledge and the problem of the criterion



Easy knowledge Problem of the criterion Closure Bootstrapping Prima facie reason Coherence 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.School of PhilosophyUniversity of Southern CaliforniaLos AngelesUSA

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