Knowledge as aptness

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Abstract

I raise several objections to Sosa's account of knowledge as aptness. I argue that aptness is neither necessary nor sufficient for knowledge. I also raise some objection to Sosa's treatment of dreaming skepticism.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)121-125
Number of pages5
JournalPhilosophical Studies
Volume144
Issue number1
DOIs
StatePublished - May 2009

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Keywords

  • Aptness
  • Competence
  • Dreaming skepticism
  • Reflective knowledge

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  • Philosophy

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Knowledge as aptness. / Cohen, Stewart M.

In: Philosophical Studies, Vol. 144, No. 1, 05.2009, p. 121-125.

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Cohen, Stewart M. / Knowledge as aptness. In: Philosophical Studies. 2009 ; Vol. 144, No. 1. pp. 121-125.
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