Philosophy Lexicon of Arguments

Propositional knowledge, philosophy: the knowledge of whether certain propositions are true or false in contrast to a knowledge-how or possessing an ability. A problem with propositional knowledge are indexical theorems because the determination of the truth value (true or false) is context-dependent and situation-dependent here. See also propositions, opacity, example of the two omniscient Gods.

Annotation: The above characterizations of concepts are neither definitions nor exhausting presentations of problems related to them. Instead, they are intended to give a short introduction to the contributions below. – Lexicon of Arguments.
Author Item    More concepts for author
Burge, Tyler Propositional Knowledge   Burge, Tyler
Davidson, Donald Propositional Knowledge   Davidson, Donald
Dummett, Michael Propositional Knowledge   Dummett, Michael
Lewis, David Propositional Knowledge   Lewis, David
McGinn, Colin Propositional Knowledge   McGinn, Colin
Nagel, Thomas Propositional Knowledge   Nagel, Thomas
Rorty, Richard Propositional Knowledge   Rorty, Richard
Schiffer, Stephen Propositional Knowledge   Schiffer, Stephen
Searle, John R. Propositional Knowledge   Searle, John R.

Ed. Martin Schulz, access date 2017-06-29