Category Archives: Epistemology

Metaphysics (Mostly) & Critical Social Science

Here is draft of a lengthy interview, headed for publication in a volume edited by Tim Rutzou and Phil Gorski.  Discussion welcome!   There are some typos and whatnot.  I’ll update the link as I fix things.  Interview for Rutzou & … Continue reading

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Stephen Mumford: Can We Know Powers?

Thanks to Stephen for this post! * * * * A problem that has troubled me for some time concerns our knowledge of powers. Powers are supposed to be perfectly naturalistic elements of our world and accordingly should be epistemically … Continue reading

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