Characterizing Gettier cases as failures of probabilistic relevance matching, and knowledge as tracking, we can explain the nature and value of knowledge simultaneously. Avoidance of gettierization has the independent value of improving understanding of why p is true, and relevance matching gives a theory of understanding as distinct from knowledge.
|Title of host publication||Explaining Knowledge|
|Subtitle of host publication||New Essays on the Gettier Problem|
|Editors||Rodrigo Borges, Claudio de Almeida, Peter D. Klein|
|Publisher||Oxford Univerity Press; Oxford|
|Publication status||Published - 2017|