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But all this is just what we should expect from a modern skeptic.
I turn now to a second of the alleged differences between ancient and modern skepticism that I mentioned at the outset: that ancient skeptics disavow belief, whereas modern skeptics disavow only knowledge.
8) For the modern skeptic some kinds of knowledge remain unproblematic or relatively certain.