volume 15, issue 1, P103-118 2010
DOI: 10.35765/forphil.2010.1501.07
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Majid Amini, Christopher Caldwell

Abstract: The objective of the paper is to seek clarification on the relationship between epistemic relativism and scepticism. It is not infrequent to come across contemporary discussions of epistemic relativism that rely upon aspects of scepticism and, vice versa, discussions of scepticism drawing upon aspects of relativism. Our goal is to highlight the difference(s) between them by illustrating (1) that some arguments thought to be against relativism are actually against scepticism, (2) that there are different ways o…

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