Browsing by Subject "virtue epistemology"

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  • Epistemic particularism

    Legg, Catherine (2011)
    In the last few decades virtue ethicists have profoundly reassessed the goals and theories of mainstream ethics. The traditional focus on whether individual acts are right or wrong has been at least supplemented by discussion ...
  • Intellectual Character and the News Media Audience: the Role of Intellectual Virtue in Pursuing Successful Knowledge Claims

    King, Fraser Alexander (University of Waikato, 2011)
    This thesis explores the role of the audience within contemporary news media and how individual epistemic agents can make knowledge claims based on news media outputs. The aim is to show that the news media‟s audience plays ...
  • Virtue and argument: Taking character into account

    Bowell, Tracy; Kingsbury, Justine (University of Windsor, 2013)
    In this paper we consider the prospects for an account of good argument that takes the character of the arguer into consideration. We conclude that although there is much to be gained by identifying the virtues of the good ...