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Ideas of Timothy McGrew, by Text

[American, fl. 2011, Professor at Western Michigan University.]

2011 Evidence
'Absence' p.64 Absence of evidence proves nothing, and weird claims need special evidence
'Evid..' p.61 Narrow evidentialism relies wholly on propositions; the wider form includes other items
'Evid..' p.62 Does spotting a new possibility count as evidence?
'Extraordinary' p.65 Every event is highly unlikely (in detail), but may be perfectly plausible
'Interp..' p.63 Falsificationism would be naive if even a slight discrepancy in evidence killed a theory
'Interp..' p.64 Criminal law needs two separate witnesses, but historians will accept one witness
'Prop..' p.59 Maybe all evidence consists of beliefs, rather than of facts
'Prop..' p.60 If all evidence is propositional, what is the evidence for the proposition? Do we face a regress?
'Prop..' p.60 Internalists are much more interested in evidence than externalists are
'Testimonial' p.66 Several unreliable witnesses can give good support, if they all say the same thing