Deliberation and pragmatic belief

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How do our beliefs interact with our practical interests? Does the practical significance we attach to the truth or falsehood of p sometimes influence how strongly we believe it? If so, when are we more likely to notice the influence, and what can we say about how it happens?

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationPragmatic Encroachment in Epistemology
PublisherTaylor and Francis
Number of pages11
ISBN (Electronic)9781351685252
ISBN (Print)9781138051829
StatePublished - Jan 1 2018


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Arts and Humanities(all)

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Armendt, B. (2018). Deliberation and pragmatic belief. In Pragmatic Encroachment in Epistemology (pp. 170-180). Taylor and Francis.