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By Axel Gelfert

ISBN-10: 1441186360

ISBN-13: 9781441186362

ISBN-10: 1441193502

ISBN-13: 9781441193506

The epistemology of testimony is a quickly constructing zone in modern analytic philosophy. during this first thorough survey of the hot debate at the topic, Axel Gelfert presents an in-depth advent to what has turn into one of many liveliest debates in modern epistemology.

Covering latest literature and significant debates, A serious advent to Testimony discusses the epistemic prestige of testimony-based ideals, relates alterations to correct advancements in different components and provides a serious standpoint on present and destiny learn tendencies. Devoting area to either the purposes of social epistemology and the bigger conceptual problems with wisdom, Gelfert not just introduces the epistemology of testimony; he bargains an updated advent to epistemology. outfitted with a mixture of learn questions, examples, and recommendations for additional examining, scholars of latest epistemology will locate this a competent consultant to learning testimony as a resource of knowledge.

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