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The Epistemology of Resistance: Gender and Racial Oppression, Epistemic Injustice, and the Social Imagination

José Medina

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780199929023
eISBN:
9780199301522
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199929023.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Feminist Philosophy, Metaphysics/Epistemology

This book explores the epistemic side of oppression, focusing on racial and sexual oppression and their interconnections. It elucidates how social insensitivities and imposed silences prevent members ... More


Resistance as Epistemic Vice and as Epistemic Virtue

José Medina

in The Epistemology of Resistance: Gender and Racial Oppression, Epistemic Injustice, and the Social Imagination

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780199929023
eISBN:
9780199301522
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199929023.003.0002
Subject:
Philosophy, Feminist Philosophy, Metaphysics/Epistemology

This chapter argues that testimonial injustice involves a lack of proportionality in the appraisals of epistemic qualities such as credibility. Being always comparative and contrastive, an epistemic ... More


No Justice, No Peace: Uncivil Protest and the Politics Of Confrontation

JosÉ Medina

in Protest and Dissent: NOMOS LXII

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9781479810512
eISBN:
9781479837564
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479810512.003.0006
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

This chapter defends a confrontational view of protest that puts civil and uncivil protest in a continuum and argues for the contextual legitimacy of uncivil protest. The chapter argues both against ... More


Silence and Institutional Prejudice

Miranda Fricker

in Out from the Shadows: Analytical Feminist Contributions to Traditional Philosophy

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780199855469
eISBN:
9780199932788
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199855469.003.0012
Subject:
Philosophy, Feminist Philosophy

When someone speaks but is not heard because of their accent, or their sex, or the color of their skin, they suffer a distinctive form of injustice—they are undermined as a knower. This kind of ... More


A Tale of Two Injustices: Epistemic Injustice in Philosophy

Emmalon Davis

in Applied Epistemology

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9780198833659
eISBN:
9780191872082
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198833659.003.0010
Subject:
Philosophy, Metaphysics/Epistemology

This chapter has two aims. First, Davis distinguishes between two forms of testimonial injustice: identity-based testimonial injustice and content-based testimonial injustice. Second, Davis utilizes ... More


Epistemic Injustice in Healthcare

Havi Carel

in Phenomenology of Illness

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9780199669653
eISBN:
9780191829925
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199669653.003.0009
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind, Philosophy of Science

This chapter argues that ill persons are particularly vulnerable to epistemic injustice in the sense articulated by Miranda Fricker. Ill persons are vulnerable to testimonial injustice through the ... More


Non-deference to Religious Authority: Epistemic Arrogance or Justice?

Teri Merrick

in Voices from the Edge: Centring Marginalized Perspectives in Analytic Theology

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
August 2020
ISBN:
9780198848844
eISBN:
9780191883224
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198848844.003.0005
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Religion

In Epistemic Authority, Linda Zagzebski argues that members of long-standing religious communities are rationally justified in deferring to the authority of their tradition when asserting certain ... More


Should Epistemic Injustices Be Redressed by the “Corrective Virtues”?

Alan Thomas

in Justice

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
August 2018
ISBN:
9780190631741
eISBN:
9780190631789
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190631741.003.0009
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy, Political Philosophy

This chapter examines the kind of wronging of a person involved in cases of epistemic injustice and whether or not epistemic injustice, so understood, is better remedied by state action or by what ... More


Epistemic Virtues and Vices

Chun Wei Choo

in The Inquiring Organization: How Organizations Acquire Knowledge and Seek Information

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
December 2015
ISBN:
9780199782031
eISBN:
9780190459598
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199782031.003.0005
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

This chapter introduces virtue epistemology, a theory of knowledge based on an evaluation of the character traits of the agent. Knowledge is then a state of belief arising out of acts of epistemic ... More


Nightmare Knowledges: Epistemologies of Disappearance

Ege Selin Islekel

in Turkey's Necropolitical Laboratory: Democracy, Violence and Resistance

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781474450263
eISBN:
9781474476539
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474450263.003.0012
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This chapter develops a conception of necropolitics as a power/knowledge assemblage by focusing on the games of truth and regimes of knowledge produced around death in the cases of mass graves and ... More


Moral Testimony: Going on the Offensive

Eric Wiland

in Oxford Studies in Metaethics 12

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
July 2017
ISBN:
9780198805076
eISBN:
9780191843174
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198805076.003.0003
Subject:
Philosophy, Metaphysics/Epistemology

Is there anything peculiarly bad about accepting moral testimony? According to pessimists, trusting moral testimony is an inadequate substitute for working out your moral views on your own. ... More


Epistemic Innocence and the Ethics of Stereotypes

Katherine Puddifoot

in How Stereotypes Deceive Us

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
September 2021
ISBN:
9780192845559
eISBN:
9780191937774
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780192845559.003.0004
Subject:
Philosophy, Metaphysics/Epistemology

Chapter 4 develops a challenge to two ideas that will be tempting to some: (i) harbouring and applying social attitudes that reflect social realities can only be good from an epistemic perspective, ... More


Stereotype Threat, Epistemic Injustice, and Rationality

Stacey Goguen

in Implicit Bias and Philosophy, Volume 1: Metaphysics and Epistemology

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780198713241
eISBN:
9780191781698
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198713241.003.0009
Subject:
Philosophy, Metaphysics/Epistemology

This chapter argues for a more comprehensive account of stereotype threat, since current accounts and descriptions focus only on the phenomenon’s ability to hinder performance. Its other effects are ... More


Realism, Pragmatism, and Critical Social Epistemology

Susan Dieleman

in Pragmatism and Justice

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
April 2017
ISBN:
9780190459239
eISBN:
9780190459260
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190459239.003.0008
Subject:
Philosophy, Political Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind

Many contemporary critical social epistemologists, engaged in discussions of just and unjust knowledges and knowing practices, claim that realism is a necessary feature of their projects; without it, ... More


Social Epistemology and Epistemic Injustice

Sanford C. Goldberg

in Foundations and Applications of Social Epistemology: Collected Essays

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
October 2021
ISBN:
9780198856443
eISBN:
9780191889714
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198856443.003.0005
Subject:
Philosophy, Metaphysics/Epistemology

This chapter discusses the nature of various forms of epistemic injustice, as seen from the angle of social epistemology. To do so, it relies on the author’s previously developed approach to social ... More


The Entanglement of Christian Theology and the Coloniality of Power: The Possibilities of a Response

Joseph Drexler-Dreis

in Decolonial Love: Salvation in Colonial Modernity

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9780823281886
eISBN:
9780823286003
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823281886.003.0003
Subject:
Religion, Theology

The second chapter investigates the link between Christian thought and the historical matrix decolonial thinkers have theorized as the coloniality of power. In light of the historical theory of ... More


Pragmatism, Racial Injustice, and Epistemic Insurrection: Toward an Insurrectionist Pragmatism

José Medina

in Pragmatism and Justice

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
April 2017
ISBN:
9780190459239
eISBN:
9780190459260
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190459239.003.0012
Subject:
Philosophy, Political Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind

Following Cornel West and Leonard Harris, this chapter reflects on how pragmatism can address the tragedy of racial injustices and meet the insurrectionist challenges these injustices raise. Pace ... More


Care-based Epistemology and the Comparative Feminist Context

Vrinda Dalmiya

in Caring to Know: Comparative Care Ethics, Feminist Epistemology, and the Mahābhārata

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780199464760
eISBN:
9780199086948
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199464760.003.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Feminist Philosophy

This chapter argues for extending insights of care ethics into a theory of knowledge. It lays out the motivations behind constructing a feminist virtue epistemology founded on what could be called ... More


Coda: Folk Epistemology and Epistemic Injustice

Mikkel Gerken

in On Folk Epistemology: How we Think and Talk about Knowledge

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780198803454
eISBN:
9780191841637
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198803454.003.0014
Subject:
Philosophy, Metaphysics/Epistemology

The brief Coda considers the key conclusions and methodology as a general framework for the study of folk epistemology. In particular, it highlights how the study of folk epistemology simultaneously ... More


Extended Knowledge, the Recognition Heuristic, and Epistemic Injustice

Mark Alfano and Joshua August Skorburg

in Extended Epistemology

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
June 2018
ISBN:
9780198769811
eISBN:
9780191822643
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198769811.003.0014
Subject:
Philosophy, Metaphysics/Epistemology, Philosophy of Mind

This chapter argues that the interaction of biased media coverage and widespread employment of the recognition heuristic can produce epistemic injustices. It explains the recognition heuristic as ... More


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