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|Title:||Constructive Analysis : A Study in Epistemological Methodology|
|University:||University of Gothenburg. Faculty of Arts|
|Institution:||Department of Philosophy|
|Date of Defence:||2008-02-16|
|Disputation:||Stora Hörsalen, Humanisten, Renströmsgatan 6 kl. 13.00|
|Publication type:||Doctoral thesis|
|Publisher:||Göteborg : Acta Universitatis Gothenburgensis|
|Series/Report no.:||Acta Philosophica Gothoburgensia|
|Abstract:||In the present study, it is argued that much of contemporary epistemology has not been conducted in a way conducive to what should be one of its main goals, namely to guide epistemic inquiry in the attainment of our most central epistemic goals. Furthermore, it is claimed that the very reason that epistemology has failed to do so pertains to an entrenched—indeed, in a sense, a literally ancient—but implausible methodology, best understood as the pursuit of definitions by way of intuitions.... more|
|Appears in Collections:||Acta Philosophica Gothoburgensia|
Doctoral Theses / Doktorsavhandlingar
Doctoral Theses from University of Gothenburg / Doktorsavhandlingar från Göteborgs universitet