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

By John Greco

ISBN-10: 0521144310

ISBN-13: 9780521144315

ISBN-10: 0521193915

ISBN-13: 9780521193917

once we confirm (or deny) that somebody is aware anything, we're creating a worth judgment of varieties - we're claiming that there's anything enhanced (or inferior) approximately that person's opinion, or their facts, or even approximately them. A valuable job of the idea of data is to enquire this kind of evaluate at factor. this is often the 1st e-book to make 'epistemic normativity,' or the normative size of data and information ascriptions, its significant concentration. John Greco argues that wisdom is a type of fulfillment, instead of mere fortunate luck. This locates wisdom inside a broader, popular normative area. via reflecting on our pondering and practices during this area, it truly is argued, we achieve perception into what wisdom is and how much worth it has for us.

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