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By Michael S. Brady,Miranda Fricker

Social epistemology has been flourishing lately, increasing and making connections with political philosophy, advantage epistemology, philosophy of technological know-how, and feminist philosophy. The philosophy of the social global too is thriving, with burgeoning paintings within the metaphysics of the social international, collective accountability, crew motion, and crew trust. the hot philosophical vista now extra truly proposing itself is collective epistemology—the
epistemology of teams and institutions.

Groups have interaction in epistemic task the entire time—whether or not it's the energetic collective inquiry of medical examine teams or crime detection devices, or the evidential deliberations of tribunals and juries, or the informational efforts of the vote casting inhabitants in general—and but in philosophy there's nonetheless really little epistemology of teams to assist discover those epistemic practices and their numerous dimensions of social and philosophical value. the purpose of this booklet is to address
this lack, via featuring unique essays within the box of collective epistemology, exploring those areas of epistemic perform and their importance for Epistemology, Political Philosophy, Ethics, and the Philosophy of Science.

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