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sociology of knowledge

M. J. Inwood

in The Oxford Companion to Philosophy

Second edition

Published in print January 2005 | ISBN: 9780199264797
Published online January 2005 | e-ISBN: 9780191727474
sociology of knowledge

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This explores the social causes of the formation and diffusion of beliefs. Forerunners include Bacon, Comte, Nietzsche,

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Subjects: Philosophy

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