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Virtue theoretical account of knowledge defines knowledge in terms of intellectual virtues. Examples of intellectual virtues are perception, memory, inference, open-mindedness, conscientiousness etc. Is it necessary to provide an analysis of ‘intellectual virtues’ to provide an analysis of ‘knowledge’ which is based on ‘intellectual virtues’? I tend to think that it is not. In Plato’s […]
Here is a talk by Ernest Sosa. It is an analysis of knowledge from a virtue-theoretic perspective.
“Value of Knowledge “- Standford Encylopeida of Phiosophy entry updated on 11th May 2012. The entry is by Duncan Pritchard. You may click on the above given link to visit the web page.
A few days back, a friend of mine asked me that why these days epistemologists are talking about ‘understanding’ instead of knowledge, justification or something of that sort. Let me try to give a brief response on this from my limited information. Epistemology is usually defined as “theory of knowledge” and was busy defining “knowledge” […]