Distinguished philosophers outline their ideas on the subject of epistemology and the theory of perception, introducing readers to the various problems that face a successful theory of perceptual knowledge.
Abridged table of contents: Robert Nozick: Knowledge and Scepticism
P.F. Strawson: The Existence of Mental Objects
Alvin Goldman: The Causal Theory of Perception
H.P. Grice: Veridical Hallucination and Prosthetic Vision
David Lewis: Perception and its Objects
Frank Jackson: Perception and Belief
David Armstrong: Sensation and Perception. Full list of contributors: Robert Nozick, Alvin Goldman, H. P. Grice, David Lewis, P. F. Strawson, Frank Jackson, David Armstrong, Fred Dretske, Roderick Firth, Wilfred Sellars, Paul Snowdon, John McDowell