Does Perceiving Entail Knowing?
Version of Record online: 4 AUG 2010
© 2010 Stiftelsen Theoria. Published by Blackwell Publishing Ltd
Volume 76, Issue 3, pages 197–206, September 2010
How to Cite
TURRI, J. (2010), Does Perceiving Entail Knowing?. Theoria, 76: 197–206. doi: 10.1111/j.1755-2567.2010.01065.x
- Issue online: 4 AUG 2010
- Version of Record online: 4 AUG 2010
- perceptual entailment thesis;
- Roderick Chisholm;
- G.E. Moore;
- Bertrand Russell;
- Timothy Williamson
This article accomplishes two closely connected things. First, it refutes an influential view about the relationship between perception and knowledge. In particular, it demonstrates that perceiving does not entail knowing. Second, it leverages that refutation to demonstrate that knowledge is not the most general factive propositional attitude.