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Published: 22 April 2021

192 Pages


ISBN: 9780192895288

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Shifty Speech and Independent Thought

Epistemic Normativity in Context

Mona Simion

  • Provides the first integrated account of the epistemic normativity of constative speech acts in the literature
  • Offers a novel solution to a dilemma that affects both epistemology and philosophy of language
  • A knowledge-centric application of etiological functionalism from the philosophy of biology to the normativity of speech acts