Journals Higher Education



Published: 01 February 2022

176 Pages


ISBN: 9780192846921

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Autonomous Knowledge

Radical Enhancement, Autonomy, and the Future of Knowing

J. Adam Carter

  • Defends new 'autonomy-based' conditions on propositional knowledge and know-how
  • The first book to connect issues in mainstream epistemology with the literature on radical cognitive enhancement
  • Draws from literature in epistemology, virtue epistemology, philosophy of cognitive science, value theory, ethics, free will, and moral responsibility
  • Written in an accessible style and includes many illustrative examples that will help guide discussion and challenge the reader to think about knowledge in new ways

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