A Priori or A Posteriori?

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Abstract

This article discusses the role of a priori and a posteriori knowledge and methods in metaphysics and metametaphysics. Issues discussed include the viability of the distinction, the continuity of a priori and a posteriori methods, connections to modal epistemology, and the role of the distinction for science and naturalistic metaphysics.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationThe Routledge Handbook of Metametaphysics
EditorsRicki Bliss, James T.M. Miller
PublisherRoutledge
Chapter27
Pages353-363
ISBN (Electronic)9781315112596
ISBN (Print)9781138082250
Publication statusPublished - 14 Jul 2020

Publication series

NameRoutledge Handbooks in Philosophy
PublisherRoutledge

Keywords

  • Philosophy
  • Metaphysics
  • Metametaphysics
  • A priori
  • A posteriori
  • Epistemology

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