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Davidson on Epistemic Norms

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Published in Amoretti, Maria Cristina. Knowledge, Language, and Interpretation: On the Philosophy of Donald Davidson. Heusenstamm bei Frankfurt: Ontos. 2008, p. 123-145
Collection Epistemische Studien: Schriften zur Erkenntnis - und Wissenschaftstheorie; 14
Abstract Davidson's philosophy can, in an important sense, be characterised as a form of normativism, the view that the mind has essential normative properties. But what is exactly the form of normativism that Davidson defends? In the first place, the norms of the mental, which are the norms of rationality in interpretation, do not have any normative force: they do not have any power of prescribing us how we ought to act or to believe. In the second place they lack
Keywords Epistemic NormInterpretationNormativismRationalityDonald Davidson
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ISBN: 978-3-86838-000-2
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ENGEL, Pascal. Davidson on Epistemic Norms. In: Amoretti, Maria Cristina (Ed.). Knowledge, Language, and Interpretation: On the Philosophy of Donald Davidson. Heusenstamm bei Frankfurt : Ontos, 2008. p. 123-145. (Epistemische Studien: Schriften zur Erkenntnis - und Wissenschaftstheorie; 14) https://archive-ouverte.unige.ch/unige:5009

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