Stefan Schubert is a Researcher in Theoretical Philosophy at Lund University, Sweden. He recently defended his doctoral dissertation, which primarily concerns the relationship between coherence and reliability. His publications include “Reliability Conducive Measures of Coherence” (with Erik J. Olsson; Synthese, 2007); “Coherence and Reliability: The Case of Overlapping Testimonies” (Erkenntnis, 2011); “Coherence Reasoning and Reliability: A Defense of the Shogenji Measure” (Synthese, 2011); “Is Coherence Reliability Conducive?” (Synthese, forthcoming).
ON THE COHERENCE OF HIGHER-ORDER BELIEFS
Article first published online: 1 MAR 2012
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The Southern Journal of Philosophy
Volume 50, Issue 1, pages 112–135, March 2012
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SCHUBERT, S. and OLSSON, E. J. (2012), ON THE COHERENCE OF HIGHER-ORDER BELIEFS. The Southern Journal of Philosophy, 50: 112–135. doi: 10.1111/j.2041-6962.2011.00089.x
Erik J. Olsson is Chair of the Theoretical Philosophy Department at Lund University, Sweden. His areas of research include epistemology, philosophical logic, philosophy of science, and pragmatism. Recent publications include Knowledge and Inquiry: Essays on the Pragmatism of Isaac Levi (Cambridge University Press, 2006); Against Coherence: Truth, Probability, and Justification (Oxford University Press, 2005); The Epistemology of Keith Lehrer (Kluwer, 2003); “Coherentism” in The Routledge Companion to Epistemology (2010); “Reliabilism and the Value of Knowledge” (with Alvin Goldman; in Epistemic Value, Oxford University Press, 2009); “In Defense of the Conditional Probability Solution to the Swamping Problem” (Grazer Philosophische Studien, 2009); “Klein on the Unity of Cartesian and Contemporary Skepticism” (Philosophy and Phenomenological Research, 2008); “Knowledge, Truth, and Bullshit: Reflections on Frankfurt” (Midwest Studies in Philosophy, 2008); and “Reliabilism, Stability, and the Value of Knowledge” (American Philosophical Quarterly, 2007).
- Issue published online: 1 MAR 2012
- Article first published online: 1 MAR 2012