Table of contents for Acceptable premises : an epistemic approach to an informal logic problem / James B. Freeman.

Bibliographic record and links to related information available from the Library of Congress catalog

Information from electronic data provided by the publisher. May be incomplete or contain other coding.

Part I. Acceptability: Dialectical and Epistemological Considerations: 1. Why do we need a theory of acceptability?
2. Acceptability and presumption
3. Factors determining presumption: Basic considerations
4. Epistemological considerations: Acceptability, deontology, internalism, justification
Part II. Statements, Belief-Generating Mechanisms, and Presumptive Reliability: 5. What types of statements are there?
6. Necessary statements and a priori intuition
7. Descriptions and their belief-generating mechanisms
8. Interpretations and their modes of intuition
9. Evaluations and the moral faculties
10. Taking one's word: The interpersonal belief-generating mechanism
Part III. Practice and Perspective: 11. An outline of the practice of epistemic casuistry
12. Theoretical considerations: A common sense foundationalism.

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication: Logic