evidential + -ist
evidentialist (comparative more evidentialist, superlative most evidentialist)
- (philosophy) Of or supporting evidentialism, the doctrine that evidence is of primary importance in questions of belief
- 2008 November 22, David Henderson, “Motivated contextualism”, Philosophical Studies, volume 142, number 1, DOI:10.1007/s11098-008-9306-1:
- An evidentialist variant would require the agent be responsive to a telling evidential basis for thinking that p obtains in contrast to the alternatives.
evidentialist (plural evidentialists)
- (philosophy) One who supports or argues for evidentialism