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Cognitive pragmatism : the theory of knowledge in pragmatic perspective

Nicholas Rescher

c2001

Available at UDM McNichols Campus Library  UDM McNichols Library Stacks  (BD 161 .R4695 2001 )()

  • Title:
    Cognitive pragmatism : the theory of knowledge in pragmatic perspective
  • Author: Nicholas Rescher
  • Description: Knowledge of the truth in pragmatic perspective -- Epistemic justification -- Categories : a pragmatic approach -- On learned ignorance and the limits of knowledge -- The deficits of skepticism -- Cognitive realism : a perspective on existence and our knowledge of it -- Induction as enthymematic reasoning : a pragmatic perspective on inference to the best systematizaton -- On circularity and regress in rational validation -- Reification fallacies and inappropriate totalities -- What if things were different? -- Meta-knowledge and cognitive limits : rudiments of formalized epistemology.
  • Local Note: acq2002phl
  • Publication Date: c2001
  • Publisher: Pittsburgh, Pa. : University of Pittsburgh Press
  • Format: xi, 250 p. : ill ; 24 cm.
  • Identifier: ISBN 0822941538 (cloth : alk. paper)
  • Subjects: Knowledge, Theory of; Cognition
  • Language: English
  • Source: 01DAL UDM ALMA

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