Metaphysics and Epistemology of Epistemology

[Analysis of concepts and rules of good reasoning(rational belief change)]

 

 

Metaphysics:      Necessary/Universal Truth

 

        Contingent/Parochial Truth

 

Epistemology:  A PRIORI              (TOP-DOWN)

NOT A PRIORI

(BOTTOM UP)

               NOT A PRIORI

               (BOTTOM-UP)        

 

 

OTHER?

         NATURALISTS

Infallible

Fallible

Fallible

 

Veritists truth is primary epistemological value

Pragmatists

 

Feminists

 

Kant

Socrates

BonJour

Steup

Chisholm*

Dancy*

Talbott

Annis

Goldman

Haack

Quine

Zagzebski
Kornblith

Nozick

Street

 

Stich

Brandom