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Cognitive Pragmatism: The Theory of Knowledge in Pragmatic Perspective

Nicholas Rescher - Philosophy - 2001 - 250 pages
Nicholas Rescher tackles the major questions of philosophical inquiry, pondering the nature of truth and existence. Rescher argues that the development of knowledge is a ...
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Presumption and the Practices of Tentative Cognition

Nicholas Rescher - Philosophy - 2006 - 198 pages
Presumption is a remarkably versatile and pervasively useful resource. Firmly grounded in the law of evidence from its origins in classical antiquity, it made its way in the ...
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What If?: Thought Experimentation In Philosophy

Nicholas Rescher - Philosophy - 179 pages
Thought experimentation has been a staple of philosophical methodology since classical antiquity, when Xenophanes of Colophon speculated that if horses had gods, they would be ...
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Philosophical Dialectics: An Essay on Metaphilosophy

Nicholas Rescher - Philosophy - 2012 - 128 pages
A study in philosophical methodology aimed at providing a clear view of the scope and limits of philosophical inquiry.
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Baffling phenomena: and other studies in the philosophy of knowledge and ...

Nicholas Rescher - Philosophy - 1991 - 223 pages
These 11 recent essays on the theory of knowledge and valuation fall into three major groups: issues in the theory of knowledge, aspects of philosophic inquiry itself, and how ...
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The Pragmatic Vision: Themes in Philosophical Pragmatism

Nicholas Rescher - Philosophy - 2013 - 150 pages
Since C. S. Pierce advocated a pragmatic approach to truth and knowledge, it has been one of the characteristic themes of American philosophy. This book examines how pragmatism ...
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Epistemology: An Introduction to the Theory of Knowledge

Nicholas Rescher - Philosophy - 2003 - 406 pages
A volume in the SUNY series in Philosophy George R. Lucas Jr., editor
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