180140 SE Social Epistemology (2016W)
- Registration is open from Mo 12.09.2016 09:00 to Mo 26.09.2016 09:00
- Registration is open from We 28.09.2016 09:00 to We 05.10.2016 09:00
- Deregistration possible until Mo 31.10.2016 23:59
Classes (iCal) - next class is marked with N
Aims, contents and method of the course
Assessment and permitted materials
2. Weekly discussion points: 10%.
3. Two mini-essays (4-5 pages, with 1.5 spacing): 30%.
4. An essay on a topic from the course (15-20 pages, with 1.5 spacing): 50%.To pass the course, it is necessary to satisfy all four components (i.e. submit all the work and participate in a presentation) and achieve 50% or more overall.
Minimum requirements and assessment criteria
Peter Graham: Liberal Fundamentalism and its Rivals
Alvin Goldman: Experts: Which Ones Should You Trust?
Deborah Tollefsen: Group TestimonyThe Epistemology of DisagreementRichard Feldman: Reasonable Religious Disagreements
Roger White: You Just Believe that Because...The Epistemology of IgnoranceCharles Mills: White Ignorance
Linda Martin Alcoff: Epistemologies of Ignorance: Three TypesEpistemic OppressionMiranda Fricker: Selections from her book 'Epistemic Injustice'
Kristie Dotson: Tracking Epistemic Violence, Tracking Practices of Silencing
Alessandra Tanesini: 'Calm down dear': intellectual arrogance, silencing and ignorance