Tag | Epistemology

A Cartesian Misreading of Spinoza’s Understanding of Adequate Knowledge, by Norman Whitman

Article available through Philosophy Documentation Center, here. Norman Whitman is Lecturer of Philosophy at the University of Houston-Downtown. He is the author of “The Reality of Modes in Spinoza’s Philosophy,” Idealistic Studies (forthcoming); and “John Witherspoon,” in American Philosophy: An Encyclopedia, ed. John Lachs and Robert Talisse (Routledge, 2008). His research interests include the philosophy […]

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What is Understanding?, by Françoise Dastur

Article available through Philosophy Documentation Center, here. Françoise Dastur is Professor Emerita of Philosophy at the Université Nice Sophia Antipolis. She has published widely on topics in German idealism, hermeneutics, and phenomenology, and her works have been translated into English, Spanish, Portuguese, and Czech. Among her monographs to appear in English are Questions of Phenomenology: […]

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Three Cartesian Epistemologies, by Emily Grosholz

Article available through Philosophy Documentation Center, here. Emily Grosholz, “Three Cartesian Epistemologies,” in “Topics in the History and Philosophy of Science,” special issue, Graduate Faculty Philosophy Journal 12:1–2 (1987), pp. 49–80.

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Truth, Knowledge, and Reality, by Cristina Lafont

Article available through Philosophy Documentation Center, here. Cristina Lafont, “Truth, Knowledge, and Reality,” trans. Miguel E. Vatter, Graduate Faculty Philosophy Journal 18:2 (1995), pp. 109–26.

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Thought and Life, by Georges Canguilhem

Article available through Philosophy Documentation Center, here. Goerges Canguilhem, “Thought and Life,” trans. Laurence E. Winters, Graduate Faculty Philosophy Journal 7:2 (1978), pp. 189–94.

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Preliminary Critique of the Concept of Epistemological Frontiers, by Gaston Bachelard

Article available through Philosophy Documentation Center, here. Gaston Bachelard, “Preliminary Critique of the Concept of Epistemological Frontiers,” trans. Laurence E. Winters, Graduate Faculty Philosophy Journal 6:2 (1977), pp. 201–8.

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Kant and Historical Knowledge, by Massimo Mori

Article available through Philosophy Documentation Center, here. Massimo Mori, “Kant and Historical Knowledge,” Graduate Faculty Philosophy Journal 34:1 (2013), pp. 21–42.

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