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Palgrave Innovations in Philosophy

The Norms of Assertion

Truth, Lies, and Warrant

Authors: McKinnon, R.

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When we make claims to each other, we're asserting. But what does it take to assert well? Do we need to know what we're talking about? This book argues that we don't. In fact, it argues that in some special contexts, we can lie.

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Rachel McKinnon is an Assistant Professor in the Philosophy Department at the College of Charleston, USA. She primarily works in epistemology, philosophy of language, metaphysics, and feminist philosophy. Her work has appeared in various journals such as Philosophical Studies, American Philosophical Quarterly, and Hypatia.

Table of contents (11 chapters)

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
The Norms of Assertion
Book Subtitle
Truth, Lies, and Warrant
Authors
Series Title
Palgrave Innovations in Philosophy
Copyright
2015
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan UK
Copyright Holder
The Editor(s) (if applicable) and The Author(s)
eBook ISBN
978-1-137-52172-9
DOI
10.1057/9781137521729
Hardcover ISBN
978-1-137-52171-2
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
VII, 251
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