Knowledge, Perception, and Memory
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Publisher: D. Reidel Publishing Co. 1975
Number of pages: 214
This book attempts a general definition of what it is to know that a thing is so. The book gives accounts of two fundamentally important kinds of knowledge: that based on perception and that based on memory. Regarding the justification of claims to know, it takes a fundamentalist approach.
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