Knowledge by Agreement argues for two controversial ideas: that knowledge is a social status (like money or marriage) and that knowledge is primarily the possession of groups rather than individuals. Martin Kusch defends the radical implications of his views: that knowledge is political, and that it varies with communities. Kusch's bold approach to epistemology is a challenge to philosophy and will arouse interest in the wider academic world.
- Publication Date:
- 30 / 09 / 2004