Here are the readings and media for matters of knowledge.  We’ll begin working with these on Wednesday, February 4.  We might finish up with them that day, but more likely we’ll need to continue to the following Monday.

Please read BEFORE Wednesday, February 4:

Knowing (Chapter 1 of Blackburn, Think–your textbook)

Excerpts from Descartes’ First Meditation and excerpts from Berkeley,The Principles of Human Knowledge

(How you say their names: Day-kart=Descartes, Bark-lee=Berkeley)

Please read THIS three-page paper by Miranda Fricker summarizing her work on epistemic injustice.

Enrichment (optional!): Edmund Gettier, Is Justified True Belief Knowledge?