By Allan Hazlett

Skepticism continues to be a crucial and defining factor in epistemology, and within the wider culture of Western philosophy. to raised comprehend the modern place of this crucial philosophical topic, Allan Hazlett introduces a number of subject matters, including:

• old skepticism
• skeptical arguments within the paintings of Hume and Descartes
• Cartesian skepticism in modern epistemology
• anti-skeptical techniques, together with Mooreanism, nonclosure, and contextualism
• extra forms of skepticism
• the sensible effects of Cartesian skepticism

Presenting a entire survey of the foremost difficulties, arguments, and theories, including extra readings, A severe creation to Skepticism is a perfect advisor for college students and students trying to know how skepticism is shaping epistemology today.

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