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Curiosity was Framed*
Philosophy and Phenomenological Research (2010)
  • Dennis Whitcomb, Western Washington University
Abstract
This paper explores the nature of curiosity from an epistemological point of view. First it motivates this exploration by explaining why epistemologists do and should care about what curiosity is. Then it surveys the relevant literature and develops a particular approach.
Keywords
  • Curiosity,
  • Epistemology,
  • Philosophy
Disciplines
Publication Date
November, 2010
DOI
https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1933-1592.2010.00394.x
Publisher Statement
Copyright by John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
Citation Information
Dennis Whitcomb. "Curiosity was Framed*" Philosophy and Phenomenological Research Vol. 81 Iss. 3 (2010) p. 664 - 687
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/dennis-whitcomb/15/