1: Introduction 2: Scepticism 3: Rationalism and empiricism 4: The analysis of knowledge 5: Internalism and externalism 6: Testimony 7: Shifting standards? 8: Knowing about knowing Further reading Index
Jennifer Nagel is Associate Professor of Philosophy and Associate Chair at the University of Toronto. Her research covers both historical and contemporary topics in epistemology. She has published on scepticism and empirical knowledge in Descartes and Locke and has also written a series of articles on intuitive ascriptions of knowledge.
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