Historical epistemology and the fate of theory of knowledge in philosophy

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Transliteration of original Title: 
Istoricheskaya epistemologiya i sud'ba filosofskoi teorii poznaniya
Author(s): 
Zinaida Sokuler
Lomonosov Moscow State University
Issue number: 
No.2 (Vol.52)
Pages: 
29-33
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Historical epistemology is argued to be viewed at as a historically formed name for a heterogeneous complex of philosophical, sociological, historical studies of sciences, which are integrated by their common epistemoloHistorical epistemology is argued to be viewed at as a historically formed name for a heterogeneous complex of philosophical, sociological, historical studies of sciences, which are integrated by their common epistemological orientation – epistemological anti-foundationalism. The latter is defended against the accusations of the extreme relativism.gical orientation – epistemological anti-foundationalism. The latter is defended against the accusations of the extreme relativism.

Keywords: 
historical epistemology, epistemological foundationalism, history of science, critical rationalism, philosophy of science, flat ontology, relativism, objectivity, subjectivity
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DOI: 
10.5840/eps201752225
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