Charity Anderson

Assistant Professor
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My work is primarily in epistemology, with a focus on issues concerning fallibilism, epistemic modals, invariantism, and knowledge norms. The project of my dissertation was to offer a systematic defense of stable invariantism.

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Education and Research
  • Researcher for the New Insights and Directions in Religious Epistemology Project, directed by John Hawthorne. 2012-2014.
  • Ph.D., Philosophy, Saint Louis University, 2007-2012.
  • Dissertation: "Why I can Know I Will Lose the Lottery: A Defense of Stable Fallibililsm
Selected Papers
  • "Fallibilism and the Flexibility of Epistemic Modals". (2014) Philosophical Studies. 167 (3): 597-606.
  • "Epistemic Conscientiousness. (2014) European Journal of Philosophy of Religion, 6.
  • "Knowledge, Practical Adequacy, and Stakes". (forthcoming), co-authored with John Hawthorne. Oxford Studies in Epistemology.
  • "On the Intimate Relationship of Knowledge and Action". (2015) Episteme.
  • Putting Fallibilism to Work. (in progress)
  • Testimony, Defeat, and Miracle Reports (in progress).
  • Divine Hiddenness: Are Glimpses Enough? (in progress)
Selected Presentations
  • Divine Hiddenness: Are Glimpses Enough? Butler Society, Oxford University, May 2015.
  • Testimony, Defeat, and Miracle Reports. Oxford University, March 2014.
  • Putting Fallibilism to Work. APA Pacific Division Meeting, Seattle. April 2012.
  • Fallibilism and the Flexibility of Epistemic Modals. Central States Philosophical Association, September 2011.
  • On the Intimate Relationship of Knowledge and Action. APA Eastern Division Meeting, Washington D.C. December 2011.