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By Gerhard Preyer, Georg Peter

In epistemology and in philosophy of language there's fierce debate in regards to the function of context in wisdom, realizing, and which means. Many modern epistemologists take heavily the thesis that epistemic vocabulary is context-sensitive. This thesis is naturally a semantic declare, so it has introduced epistemologists into touch with paintings on context in semantics by way of philosophers of language. This quantity brings jointly the debates, in a suite of twelve specifically written essays representing the newest paintings by way of top figures within the fields. All destiny paintings on contextualism will commence here.

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