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Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item: http://hdl.handle.net/1813/7690
Title: Epistemology (discussion): radical doubt, "knowledge equals certainty", warrantable assertions, examples: gratuitous harm and truth-telling, difference between hard and social sciences, experimental method, literature as thought-experiment, learning by mistakes (eg. no-fault divorce), unprovable assumptions of science
Authors: Baer, Richard
Keywords: Religion
Ethics
Environment
Issue Date: 6-Sep-2001
Publisher: Cornell University
Abstract: Epistemology (discussion): radical doubt, "knowledge equals certainty", warrantable assertions, examples: gratuitous harm and truth-telling, difference between hard and social sciences, experimental method, literature as thought-experiment, learning by mistakes (eg. no-fault divorce), unprovable assumptions of science. Lecture was recorded on a Lapel Microphone, using a Cassette Tape (Exceptional Lecture).
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/1813/7690
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