Chapter 11. Replies

  1. Dominic Murphy Senior Lecturer3 and
  2. Michael Bishop Professor4
  1. Stephen Stich Professor Honorary Professor1,2

Published Online: 14 APR 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9781444308709.ch11

Stich: And His Critics

Stich: And His Critics

How to Cite

Stich, S. (2009) Replies, in Stich: And His Critics (eds D. Murphy and M. Bishop), Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444308709.ch11

Editor Information

  1. 3

    The University of Sydney, Australia

  2. 4

    Florida State University, USA

Author Information

  1. 1

    Rutgers University, USA

  2. 2

    University of Sheffield, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 14 APR 2009
  2. Published Print: 20 MAR 2009

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405112079

Online ISBN: 9781444308709



  • reply to Devitt and Jackson;
  • Jackson endorsing - on how eliminativism debate becomes “embroiled” in theory of reference;
  • reply to Egan – Egan and paper “Is there a role for representational content in scientific psychology?”;
  • reply to Cowie - Quine reminding us in “the immortal words of Adolf Meyer, where it doesn't itch don't scratch”;
  • reply to Goldman - Shaun Nichols and author argueing over ‘simulation’ used in literature on mindreading;
  • Prinz's engaging and fact-filled chapter - focusing on moral nativism;
  • Bishop's rich and challenging paper - detailed, largely sympathetic and exceptionally well-informed overview of work in epistemology;
  • searching in the wrong place in the wrong way;
  • pragmatism vs. strategic reliabilism


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Reply to Devitt and Jackson

  • Reply to Egan

  • Reply to Cowie

  • Reply to Goldman

  • Reply to Sterelny

  • Reply to Prinz

  • Reply to Godfrey-Smith

  • Reply to Sosa

  • Reply to Bishop

  • References