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A Priori Justification

Albert Casullo


The major divide in contemporary epistemology is between those who embrace and those who reject a priori knowledge. This book aims to provide a systematic treatment of the primary epistemological issues associated with the a priori that is sensitive to recent developments in the field of epistemology. Assessing the status of the a priori within contemporary epistemology requires distinguishing the requirements of the a priori from traditional assumptions about the nature of knowledge and justification. Freeing the a priori from those assumptions yields three major insights. First, the concept ... More

Keywords: analytic, a priori, concept, empirical, evidence, justification, knowledge, necessary, nonexperiential, truth

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Print publication date: 2003 Print ISBN-13: 9780195115055
Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: May 2006 DOI:10.1093/0195115058.001.0001


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Albert Casullo, author
University of Nebraska-Lincoln
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