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Knowledge, Belief, and God: New Insights in Religious Epistemology

Matthew A. Benton, John Hawthorne, and Dani Rabinowitz


Recent decades have seen a fertile period of theorizing within mainstream epistemology which has had a dramatic impact on how epistemology is done. Investigations into contextualist and pragmatic dimensions of knowledge suggest radically new ways of meeting skeptical challenges and of understanding the relation between the epistemological and practical environment. New insights from social epistemology and formal epistemology about defeat, testimony, a priority, probability, and the nature of evidence all have a potentially revolutionary effect on how we understand our epistemological place in ... More

Keywords: epistemology of religion, social epistemology, formal epistemology, philosophy of religion, knowledge, analytic theology

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2018 Print ISBN-13: 9780198798705
Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: March 2018 DOI:10.1093/oso/9780198798705.001.0001


Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Matthew A. Benton, editor
Seattle Pacific University

John Hawthorne, editor
University of Southern California

Dani Rabinowitz, editor

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