Philosophy Lexicon of Arguments

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Evidence: proof of the existence and the behavior of objects or of the truth of statements. Evidence can be direct or indirect. See also theories, facts.
 
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Loar, Brian
 
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Evidence Avr I106
Def "normal evidence" / Loar: only non-verbal behavior - not sufficient for attribution of beliefs about Martians - but we have more. - Solution: knowledge of the internal organization of the Martians - which claims a deep epistemic asymmetry - normal level of evidence: superficial epistemic symmetry: strong dependence on belief and meaning.

Loar I
B. Loar
Mind and Meaning Cambridge 1981


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Ed. Martin Schulz, access date 2017-04-26