A Critical Introduction to Skepticism (Bloomsbury Critical by Allan Hazlett

By Allan Hazlett

Skepticism continues to be a significant and defining factor in epistemology, and within the wider culture of Western philosophy. to higher comprehend the modern place of this significant philosophical topic, Allan Hazlett introduces various themes, including:

• old skepticism
• skeptical arguments within the paintings of Hume and Descartes
• Cartesian skepticism in modern epistemology
• anti-skeptical ideas, together with Mooreanism, nonclosure, and contextualism
• extra types of skepticism
• the sensible results of Cartesian skepticism

Presenting a finished survey of the major difficulties, arguments, and theories, including extra readings, A severe creation to Skepticism is a perfect consultant for college kids and students seeking to know how skepticism is shaping epistemology today.

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