What is this thing called Knowledge?
What is Knowledge? Where does it come from? Can we know anything at all? This lucid and engaging introduction grapples with these central questions in the theory of knowledge, offering a clear, non-partisan view of the main themes of epistemology including recent developments such as virtue epistemology and contextualism.
Duncan Pritchard discusses traditional issues and contemporary ideas in thirteen easily digestible sections, including:
What is this thing called Knowledge? contains many helpful student-friendly features including study questions, annotated further reading, a glossary and a guide to web resources. Clear and interesting examples are used throughout. This is an ideal first textbook in the theory of knowledge for undergraduates taking a first course in philosophy.
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Review: What Is This Thing Called Knowledge?User Review - Mohamed Hassan Ali - Goodreads
The book was not interesting in discussing the subject. I don't recommend this book for those who don't know well about epistemology or they will find difficulty in enjoying the book. Read full review
Review: What Is This Thing Called Knowledge?User Review - Roxanne Russell - Goodreads
Great for basics. For example- some notes: propositional knowledge v ability knowledge 2 basic requirements for knowledge Truth & Belief True beliefs match because what we think is the case, is the ... Read full review