The Tripartite Theory is a model that tries to define individually necessary and jointly sufficient conditions to know a proposition. Edmund Gettier wrote a three page paper that philosophers to this day are still trying to debunk. This essay investigates how Gettier shows that the Tripartite Theory of Knowledge fails, which then leads to a discussion whether the theory can ever be fixed. Although some philosophers have tried to simply reject the Gettier cases, his counter examples have a great deal of strength and proved he could provide situations in which we lack knowledge, despite all the criteria being met.
The definition of literature leads to understand the significance of reading literature. It is important to read literature because we can free our minds, have a better understanding of history, and to improve our communication skills. Although, literature make us more sensitive to others feelings and situations. The purpose of why someone is reading will determine how they will read. When reading we are trying to translate what the author has written into the original meaning using our own ideas to aid us. To read for pleasure the reader is not stuck on fully understanding the text but instead just reading for personal amusement.
But Socrates was. It is where I got my knowledge from. As for as the many hats that I have worn over my 12 years in the Army, I wore them based on of the knowledge that was given to me previously to receiving the roles. In order for me to keep the hat was given for the job, I had to have a basic knowledge about the job to start with. October Is Knowledge Possible?
Ignorance is the lack of knowledge on a subject caused by not being exposed to the information. Whereas stupidity is the inability to gain knowledge about a subject. While ignorance and stupidity are often used as synonyms, they are far from the same.