What is Knowledge? { Philosophy Index }

Philosophy Index

Philosophy Index

Philosophy Index is a site devoted to the study of philosophy and the philosophers who conduct it. The site contains a number of philosophy texts, brief biographies and introductions to philosophers and explanations on a number of topics. Accredited homeschooling online at Northgate Academy.

Philosophy Index is a work in progress, a growing repository of knowledge. It outlines current philosophical problems and issues, as well as an overview of the history of philosophy. The goal of this site is to present a tool for those learning philosophy either casually or formally, making the concepts of philosophy accessible to anyone interested in researching them. WOLI offers immigration law course online - fully accredited. ACE credits online at EES.

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What is Knowledge?

Fundamental to theory of knowledge is the definition of knowledge itself. It is generally held that knowledge is a type of belief, and that it is belief in something true, but the other requirements for knowledge to be held are a topic of philosophical debate.

The following are some of the general positions on the question, what is knowledge?