Risk and Gravity

  • Paul Ziff
Part of the Synthese Library book series (SYLI, volume 173)


Risks may, but need not be, encountered in discounting the possibility of error. There is always a possibility of error when one judges that one knows that p,but that does not mean that there is, in fact, always a genuine risk of error. Whether there is a genuine risk of error, and how great it may be, varies from case to case.


True Belief Mathematical Entity Safe Position Holographic Image Justifiable True Belief 
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© Springer Science+Business Media Dordrecht 1984

Authors and Affiliations

  • Paul Ziff
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  1. 1.Department of PhilosophyThe University of North Carolina at Chapel HillUSA

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