Patrick Greenough*, Duncan Pritchard

*Corresponding author for this work

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingForeword/postscript/introduction


This introductory chapter presents an overview of the key epistemological themes in the work of Timothy Williamson, including: 'knowledge-first' epistemology, knowledge as a state of mind, cognitive homelessness, the knowledge account of evidence, and the knowledge account of assertion.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationWilliamson on Knowledge
EditorsDuncan Pritchard
Place of PublicationOxford, UK
PublisherOxford University Press
Number of pages6
ISBN (Electronic)9780191713620
ISBN (Print)9780199287512
Publication statusPublished - 1 Oct 2009
Externally publishedYes


  • Assertion
  • Cognitive homelessness
  • Evidence
  • Knowledge
  • Timothy williamson

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