Unformatted text preview: Person S knows P iff: 1. S believes P 2. S is justified in believing P 3. P is true The skeptic doesn’t believe # 2 5. It is possible that my sensory beliefs are mistaken 6. If I know x, then in believing x I cannot be mistaken 7. I cannot know anything that relies upon the senses [5,6] 6a. Not possible; [I know x and I am mistaken in believing x] 6b. If I know x then [not possible: I am mistaken in believing x] Deflationists:...
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This note was uploaded on 03/29/2008 for the course PHL 200 taught by Professor Dowell during the Fall '08 term at Michigan State University.
- Fall '08