Ideas from 'First Things First' by Earl Conee [2004], by Theme Structure

[found in 'Evidentialism' by Conee,E/Feldman,R [OUP 2004,0-19-925373-0]].

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13. Knowledge Criteria / B. Internal Justification / 3. Evidentialism / b. Evidentialism
Evidentialism is not axiomatic; the evidence itself inclines us towards evidentialism
13. Knowledge Criteria / C. External Justification / 3. Reliabilism / b. Anti-reliabilism
If pure guesses were reliable, reliabilists would have to endorse them
Reliabilism is poor on reflective judgements about hypothetical cases
More than actual reliability is needed, since I may mistakenly doubt what is reliable