The Resource What philosophers know : case studies in recent analytic philosophy, Gary Gutting

What philosophers know : case studies in recent analytic philosophy, Gary Gutting

Label
What philosophers know : case studies in recent analytic philosophy
Title
What philosophers know
Title remainder
case studies in recent analytic philosophy
Statement of responsibility
Gary Gutting
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Philosophy has never delivered on its promise to settle the great moral and religious questions of human existence, and even most philosophers conclude that it does not offer an established body of disciplinary knowledge. Gary Gutting challenges this view by examining detailed case studies of recent advances in the field
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gutting, Gary
Index
index present
LC call number
B808.5
LC item number
.G88 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Analysis (Philosophy)
  • Analyse (philosophie)
  • Analytische Philosophie
  • Analyse (philosophie) - Cas, Études de
  • Analysis (Philosophy)
Label
What philosophers know : case studies in recent analytic philosophy, Gary Gutting
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 243-247) and index
Contents
Part I : how does that go? : the limits of philosophical argument -- Quine's "Two dogmas" : argument or imagination? -- Argument and intuition in Kripke's Naming and necessity -- The rise and fall of counterexamples : Gettier, Goldman, and Lewis -- Reflection : pictures, intuitions, and philosophical knowledge -- Part II : arguments and convictions -- Turning the tables : Plantinga and the rise of philosophy of religion -- Materialism and compatibilism : two dogmas of analytic philosophy? -- Was there a Kuhnian revolution? : convictions in the philosophy of science -- Conviction and argument in Rawls' A theory of justice -- Part III : philosophical truth and knowledge -- Rorty against the world : philosophy, truth, and objectivity -- Philosophical knowledge : conclusions and an application
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
viii, 253 p.
Isbn
9780521672221
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2009000059
System control number
  • (OCoLC)244768200
  • (OCoLC)ocn244768200
Label
What philosophers know : case studies in recent analytic philosophy, Gary Gutting
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 243-247) and index
Contents
Part I : how does that go? : the limits of philosophical argument -- Quine's "Two dogmas" : argument or imagination? -- Argument and intuition in Kripke's Naming and necessity -- The rise and fall of counterexamples : Gettier, Goldman, and Lewis -- Reflection : pictures, intuitions, and philosophical knowledge -- Part II : arguments and convictions -- Turning the tables : Plantinga and the rise of philosophy of religion -- Materialism and compatibilism : two dogmas of analytic philosophy? -- Was there a Kuhnian revolution? : convictions in the philosophy of science -- Conviction and argument in Rawls' A theory of justice -- Part III : philosophical truth and knowledge -- Rorty against the world : philosophy, truth, and objectivity -- Philosophical knowledge : conclusions and an application
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
viii, 253 p.
Isbn
9780521672221
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2009000059
System control number
  • (OCoLC)244768200
  • (OCoLC)ocn244768200

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