1. The extent that a belief or theory can provide accurate knowledge. 2. The extent that a cognitive process can provide accurate knowledge. 3. the specific attribute of a theory or cognitive process to provide knowledge.

EPISTEMIC VALUE: "An example of epistemic value is the importance of empirical grounding in science."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "EPISTEMIC VALUE," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/epistemic-value/ (accessed January 25, 2021).