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A PrioriSkepticism and the KK Thesis

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In a previous article, I argued against the widespread reluctance of philosophers to treat skeptical challenges to our a prioriknowledge of necessary truths with the same seriousness as skeptical challenges to our a posterioriknowledge of contingent truths. Hamid Vahid has recently offered several reasons for thinking the unequal treatment of these two kinds of skepticism is justified, one of which is a prioriskepticism’s seeming dependence upon the widely scorned KKthesis. In the present article, I defend a prioriskepticism against Vahid’s criticisms.

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