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Intellectual Humility: Owning Our Limitations
Philosophy and Phenomenological Research (2017)
  • Dennis Whitcomb, Western Washington University
  • Heather Battaly
  • Jason Baehr
  • Daniel Howard-Snyder, Western Washington University
Abstract
In the preface to Anarchy, State, and Utopia, Robert Nozick wonders why philosophical writings seem so arrogant. Although Nozick does not use these words, we might say that, by his lights, most philosophical writings display an astounding lack of intellectual humility.
Keywords
  • Intellectual humility,
  • Humility
Disciplines
Publication Date
May, 2017
DOI
https://doi.org/10.1111/phpr.12228
Publisher Statement
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Citation Information
Dennis Whitcomb, Heather Battaly, Jason Baehr and Daniel Howard-Snyder. "Intellectual Humility: Owning Our Limitations" Philosophy and Phenomenological Research Vol. 94 Iss. 3 (2017) p. 509 - 539
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/dennis-whitcomb/4/