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By Adrian Heathcote

A advisor in the course of the idea of data, giving cautious attention to such matters as relativism approximately fact, scepticism from Descartes onwards, and the linguistic relativism of Benjamin Lee Whorf. provides an answer to the Gettier examples and a cautious assessment of Hume's perspectives on induction. The emphasis all through is at the different types of concerns that frequently come up for non-philosophers whilst contemplating questions about wisdom. hence the ebook is appropriate for all reasonably trained readers, no longer easily educational philosophers.

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