Adjective "epistemological" definition and examples

Pronunciation

/ɪˌpɪstɪməˈlɒdʒɪk(ə)l/

Definitions and examples

adjective

Relating to the theory of knowledge, especially with regard to its methods, validity, and scope, and the distinction between justified belief and opinion.
  1. 'We see that epistemological realism is by no means forced on us by evident features of ordinary justification.'
  2. 'They defend an epistemological relativism and maintain that there are as many ways in which phenomena can be "constructed" as there are theories, paradigms or conceptual schemes.'
  3. 'His famous essay on perspective was one of the first and most important attempts to show the epistemological links between art, science, and philosophy in the Renaissance.'

Definitions

1. pertaining to epistemology, a branch of philosophy that investigates the origin, nature, methods, and limits of human knowledge.

More examples(as adjective)

"breaks can be epistemological."

"foundations can be epistemological."

"questions can be epistemological."

"problems can be epistemological."

"statuses can be epistemological."

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