BIROn - Birkbeck Institutional Research Online

Context, content, and epistemic transparency

Almotahari, Mahrad and Glick, E. (2011) Context, content, and epistemic transparency. Mind 119 (476), pp. 1067-1086. ISSN 0026-4423.

Text (Post-print (Refereed))

Download (405Kb) | Preview
Official URL:


We motivate the idea that presupposition is a transparent attitude. We then explain why epistemic opacity is not a serious problem for Robert Stalnaker's theory of content and conversation. We conclude with critical remarks about John Hawthorne and Ofra Magidor's alternative theory.

Item Type: Article
Additional Information: File locked until October 2012 pending 2 year embargo from date of publication
School or Research Centre: Birkbeck Schools and Research Centres > School of Social Sciences, History and Philosophy > Philosophy
Depositing User: Administrator
Date Deposited: 02 Mar 2011 09:39
Last Modified: 17 Apr 2013 12:33

Archive Staff Only (login required)

Edit/View Item Edit/View Item