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Epistemology. Theory of knowledge

  • Education, Culture and Epistemological Diversityby

    Springer Netherlands 2011; US$ 159.00

    This volume marshals a variety of resources to discuss claims that ethnic or cultural groups have their own distinctive epistemologies, what these mean precisely, and how they relate to traditional epistemological distinctions between beliefs and knowledge. more...

  • Gabler Kompakt-Lexikon Unternehmensgründungby

    Gabler Verlag 2015; US$ 49.99

    Gründungen erhöhen die Wettbewerbs intensität im jeweiligen Markt, sie bringen den wirtschaftlichen Strukturwandel voran und schaffen im Er­ folgsfall Wachstum und Arbeitsplätze. Deshalb findet das Gründungsge­ schehen seit einigen Jahren verstärkt Beachtung. Im Bereich der Grün­ dungsforschung ist es zu einem enormen Wissenszuwachs gekommen. Wir verstehen... more...

  • Historical Perspectives on Erklären and Verstehenby

    Springer Netherlands 2009; US$ 179.00

    The conceptual pair of "Erklären" and "Verstehen" (explanation and understanding) has been an object of philosophical and methodological debates for well over a century. Discussions - to this day - are centered around the question of whether certain objects or issues, such as those dealing with humans or society, require a special... more...

  • Virtuous Thoughts: The Philosophy of Ernest Sosaby

    Springer Netherlands 2013; US$ 129.00

    This volume offers an appreciation of Ernest Sosa?s wide philosophical purview, a nuanced assessment of the detail of his thought, and a spur to examine the linkages between the varied topics explored by the subtle mind of this great American scholar. more...

  • Epistemology, Context, and Formalismby

    Springer International Publishing 2014; US$ 129.00

    The main purpose of the present volume is to advance our understanding of the notions of knowledge and context, the connections between them and the ways in which they can be modeled, in particular formalized ? a question of prime importance and utmost relevance to such diverse disciplines as philosophy, linguistics, computer science and artificial... more...

  • Vedute e problemi attuali in relatività generaleby

    Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2011; US$ 39.95

    Lectures: P.B. Bergmann: Problems of Quantization.- A. Lichnerowicz: Radiations gravitationelles et éléctromagnétiques en relativité generale.- J.L. Synge: The geometry of space-time.- Seminars: C. Cattaneo: Grandezze relative standard in relatività generale.- E. Clauser: Moto di particelle nell´ultima teoria unitaria einsteiniana. more...

  • Rethinking Epistemologyby Günter Abel; James Conant

    De Gruyter 2012; US$ 133.00

    This volume contains contributions to the ?systematic study of knowledge.? They suggest both an extension and a new path for classical epistemology. The topics in the second volume are the following: variants of skepticism; knowledge of the first, second, and third person; practical knowledge and the structure of action; knowledge and... more...

  • Rethinking Epistemologyby Günter Abel; James Conant

    De Gruyter 2012; US$ 119.00

    This volume contains contributions to the "systematic study of knowledge." They suggest both an extension and a new path for classical epistemology. The topics in the first volume are the following: concepts and forms of knowledge, epistemic perspectivism, knowledge and world-views, perceptual knowledge, scientific knowledge, models in... more...

  • The Epistemology of Ibn Khaldunby Zaid Ahmad

    Taylor and Francis 2004; US$ 54.95

    This is an analytical examination of Ibn Khaldun's epistemology, centred on Chapter Six of the Muqaddima. In this chapter, entitled The Book of Knowledge (Kitab al'Ilm), Ibn Khaldun sketched his general ideas about knowledge and science and its relationship with human social organisation and the establishment of a civilisation. more...

  • Epistemology and the Regress Problemby Scott Aikin

    Taylor and Francis 2010; US$ 48.95

    In the last decade, the familiar problem of the regress of reasons has returned to prominent consideration in epistemology. And with the return of the problem, evaluation of the options available for its solution is begun anew. Reason?s regress problem, roughly put, is that if one has good reasons to believe something, one must have good reason to... more...