28Some resistance to the idealized thermometer modelEpisteme 13 (4): 423-426. 2016.
21Getting Gettier‘d on TestimonyLogos and Episteme 1 (2): 361-369. 2010.There are noncontroversial ways in which our words are context dependent. Gradable adjectives like 'flat‘ or 'bald‘, for example. A more controversial proposition is that nouns can be context dependent in a reasonably similar way. If this is true, then it looks like we can develop a positive account of semantic content as sensitive to context. This might be worrying for the epistemology of testimony. That is, how can we garner knowledge from testimony if it‘s the case that, though our syntactic …Read more
203Evidentialism and its discontents * edited by Trent Dougherty (review)Analysis 72 (4): 852-854. 2012.
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Department of Philosophy
Amherst, Massachusetts, United States of America
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