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By Peter M. Burkholder,Shannon DuBose,James Wayne Dye,James K. Feiblemen,Max Hocutt,Donald S. Lee,Harold N. Lee,Sandra B. Rosenthal

end result of the unparalleled curiosity which the assertion of the subject of epistemology evoked from members, annual volumes could be dedicated to it. This quantity consequently is entitled Epistemology I, and the following quantity may be entitled Epistemology II. The Editor figuring out within the powerful feel PETER M. BURKHOLDER Professor Norman Malcolm has defended what he calls "the robust experience" of "know." 1 it really is one of many propositional senses; i.e. what's acknowledged to be recognized, during this feel, is an merchandise of knowledge instead of an individual, a poem, a actual item, or a ability. in keeping with· Malcolm, this feeling of "know" is critical and useful.' Philosophers have had it "in brain after they have spoken of 'perfect,' 'metaphysical,' or 'strict' cer­ tainty" (Ke, 70). furthermore, laymen use it once they profess to grasp such noticeable truths as "2 + 2 = four" or "This is an ink-bottle" (said whereas peering at and poking an ink-bottle). however, despite his opinion that it is crucial, Malcolm has no longer given a close research of the robust feel of "know." therefore we can be justified in learning it, first to figure out precisely what it's, after which to judge it. i don't, in fact, desire to recommend that Malcolm unavoidably WQuid settle for my account of the robust feel as a correct expli­ cation of his reviews. even if, in its descriptive facets my research turns out suitable along with his written statements.

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