Testimony is the most obvious language-oriented source for our representations of the world. This article discusses the nature of testimony as a belief source and surveys competing epistemological accounts of it as a knowledge source.

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Keywords Anti-reductionism, Belief, Cognitive process, Epistemology, Inference, Knowledge, Language, Memory, Perception, Reductionism, Representation, Testimony
Persistent URL dx.doi.org/10.1016/B0-08-044854-2/01272-4
Matheson, D. (2006). Testimony. doi:10.1016/B0-08-044854-2/01272-4