Journals Higher Education



Published: 14 December 2011

320 Pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780195381658

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The Possibility of Philosophical Understanding

Reflections on the Thought of Barry Stroud

Edited by Jason Bridges, Niko Kolodny, and Wai-hung Wong

  • First book-length treatment of Barry Stroud's philosophical work
  • Essays by very distinguished philosophers
  • Coverage of the wide range of topics Stroud has written upon
  • Particular focus on epistemological skepticism and metaphysical subjectivism
  • Exploration of a central theme in Stroud's work-the nature and possibility of philosophical understanding.
  • Highly relevant to the resurgent interest in the philosophy of philosophy