• University of Cologne
    Department of Philosophy
    CONCEPT - Cologne Center for Contemporary Epistemology and the Kantian Tradition
    Doctoral student
CV
Areas of Specialization
Epistemology
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    No Justificatory Closure without Truth
    Australasian Journal of Philosophy 97 (4): 715-726. 2019.
    It is well-known that versions of the lottery paradox and of the preface paradox show that the following three principles are jointly inconsistent: (Sufficiency) very probable propositions are justifiably believable; (Conjunction Closure) justified believability is closed under conjunction introduction; (No Contradictions) propositions known to be contradictory are not justifiably believable. This paper shows that there is a hybrid of the lottery and preface paradoxes that does not require Suffi…Read more