VIRTUE EPISTEMOLOGY

 

 

I.  Simple Reliabilism About Justification

 

II.  Virtue Reliabilism

        How does Virtue Reliabilism differ from Simple Reliabilism?

        The Analogy to Virtue Utilitarianism in ethics.

        How are the Intellectual Virtues determined in Virtue Reliabilism?  What are they?

 

III.  Sosa's Virtue Perspectivism

        How does Virtue Perspectivism differ from Virtue Reliabilism on the Evil Genius example?

        How are the Intellectual Virtues determined in Virtue Perspectivalism?  What are they?

 

IV.  A Chicken-Egg Problem:  Which have logical priority for understanding epistemic justification, virtues or principles?  (Should we understand justification in terms of the intellectual virtues or should we understand the intellectual virtues in terms of justification)?

 

V.  What about Perception and Memory?  Can those without intellectual virtues still have justified perceptual and memory beliefs?