Download e-book for iPad: Achieving Knowledge: A Virtue-Theoretic Account of Epistemic by John Greco

By John Greco

once we verify (or deny) that somebody is aware anything, we're creating a worth judgment of varieties - we're claiming that there's anything more suitable (or inferior) approximately that person's opinion, or their facts, or even approximately them. A principal job of the speculation of information is to enquire one of these evaluate at factor. this is often the 1st e-book to make 'epistemic normativity,' or the normative size of data and data ascriptions, its principal concentration. John Greco argues that wisdom is one of those success, rather than mere fortunate good fortune. This locates wisdom inside of a broader, everyday normative area. by way of reflecting on our pondering and practices during this area, it really is argued, we achieve perception into what wisdom is and what sort of price it has for us.

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