Philosophers aren’t just preoccupied with fundamental truths – they think a fair amount about what truth *is.*
-Links for the Curious-
Most of this summary is lifted from Blackburn’s recent book “On Truth.” It’s fantastic. You should read it.
Correspondence Theory, SEP – plato.stanford.edu/entries/truth-correspondence/
Coherence Theory, SEP – plato.stanford.edu/entries/truth-coherence/
David Hume – Why You’re Probably Wrong about Everything You Know –
IEP on Hume – www.iep.utm.edu/hume/