Some Thoughts on "Varieties of Skepticism" by James Conant and Andrea Kern (eds.)


  • Adam Leite Department of Philosophy Indiana University, Bloomington


Wittgenstein, Kant, Cavell, rule-following, skepticism


Book review of Conant, James and Kern, Andrea (eds.), Varieties of Skepticism: Essays after Kant, Wittgenstein, and Cavell, Berlin: de Gruyter, 2014, vi + 458 pp.


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