From epistemic anti-individualism to intellectual humility

Jesper Kallestrup, Duncan Pritchard

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Citations (Scopus)

Abstract

Epistemic anti-individualism is the view that positive epistemic statuses fail to supervene on internal, physical or mental, properties of individuals. Intellectual humility is a central intellectual virtue in the pursuit of such statuses. After some introductory remarks, this paper provides an argument for epistemic anti-individualism with respect to a virtue-Theoretic account of testimonial knowledge. An outline of a dual-Aspect account of intellectual humility is then offered. The paper proceeds to argue that insofar as testimonial knowledge is concerned, this stripe of epistemic anti-individualism leads to a particular account of intellectual humility.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)533-552
Number of pages20
JournalRes Philosophica
Volume93
Issue number3
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 31 Jul 2016

Fingerprint Dive into the research topics of 'From epistemic anti-individualism to intellectual humility'. Together they form a unique fingerprint.

  • Cite this