- pertaining to epistemology, a branch of philosophy that investigates the origin, nature, methods, and limits of human knowledge.
Origin of epistemological
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Examples from the Web for epistemological
The author who dug up that photo in Cooperstown appreciates the epistemological puzzle.The Myth of Jackie Mitchell, the Girl Who Struck Out Ruth and Gehrig
May 18, 2013
For years, the Republican Party has benefited from a base sealed in an epistemological bubble.The Democrats' Birther Book Boon
April 21, 2011
The epistemological made into a subject of fiction-how do we know what we know?The Civilization of Illiteracy
This is the undoubted fact at the bottom of epistemological realism.Essays in Experimental Logic
They have in consequence developed wonderfully elaborate schemes of sundry kinds to maintain "epistemological monism" intact.
The conception of these operations as the private functions of an organism is the forerunner85 of the epistemological predicament.
It will be remembered that the first of these problems was the epistemological.
- concerned with or arising from epistemology
- (of a philosophical problem) requiring an account of how knowledge of the given subject could be obtained
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