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The Resource Apprehension : reason in the absence of rules, Lynn Holt

Apprehension : reason in the absence of rules, Lynn Holt

Label
Apprehension : reason in the absence of rules
Title
Apprehension
Title remainder
reason in the absence of rules
Statement of responsibility
Lynn Holt
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This book introduces and explores the role of apprehension in reasoning - setting out the problems, determining the vocabulary, fixing the boundaries, and questioning what is often taken for granted. Lynn Holt argues that a robust conception of rationality must include intellectual virtues which cannot be reduced to a set of rules for reasoners, and argues that the virtue of apprehension, an acquired disposition to see things correctly, is required if rationality is to be defensible. Drawing on an Aristotelian conception of intellectual virtue and examples from the sciences, Holt shows why imp
Member of
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
128/.33
Index
index present
LC call number
BC177
LC item number
.H655 2002eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Ashgate Epistemology & Mind S
Label
Apprehension : reason in the absence of rules, Lynn Holt
Link
http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=508928
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The Aristotelian Background: Practical Reasoning, Theoretical Reasoning, and the Intellectual Virtues
  • Apprehension and the Apprehensive Virtues
  • The Epistemic Role of Apprehension
  • The Rationality of Scientific Discovery and Experiment
  • Objectivity and Truth
Control code
ocn820719589
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (vi, 120 pages).
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781472410801
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)820719589
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
Apprehension : reason in the absence of rules, Lynn Holt
Link
http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=508928
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The Aristotelian Background: Practical Reasoning, Theoretical Reasoning, and the Intellectual Virtues
  • Apprehension and the Apprehensive Virtues
  • The Epistemic Role of Apprehension
  • The Rationality of Scientific Discovery and Experiment
  • Objectivity and Truth
Control code
ocn820719589
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (vi, 120 pages).
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781472410801
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)820719589
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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