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Thinking about Knowing$
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Jay Rosenberg

Print publication date: 2002

Print ISBN-13: 9780199251339

Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: November 2003

DOI: 10.1093/0199251339.001.0001

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Immediate Knowledge: The New Dialectic of Givenness

Immediate Knowledge: The New Dialectic of Givenness

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(p.101) 3 Immediate Knowledge: The New Dialectic of Givenness
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Thinking about Knowing
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Jay F. Rosenberg

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Oxford University Press
DOI:10.1093/0199251339.003.0004

Discusses epistemic foundationalism. Examines the confrontation between Wilfrid Sellars's critique of the ‘Myth of the Given’ and William Alston's defence of ‘immediate knowledge’, and explores and endorses Sellars's strong epistemic internalism and the integrated normative accounts of justification, language‐mastery, concept‐possession, and perceptual experience that support it. The proceduralist thesis that the activity of justifying is prior to the state of being justified is elucidated and defended.

Keywords:   Alston, foundationalism, immediate knowledge, internalism, justification, Myth of the Given, proceduralist, Sellars

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