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    Ayca Boylu (2010). How Understanding Makes Knowledge Valuable. Canadian Journal of Philosophy 40 (4):591-609.
    Many have suggested that understanding is a worthier goal for theoretical reflection than is propositional knowledge.1 Some have even claimed that, unlike knowledge, understanding is always intrinsically valuable.2 In this essay, I aim only to show that there is a basic value in understanding and that when knowledge conduces to understanding, it gets this basic value extrinsically from understanding. After distinguishing two kinds of understanding, namely, teleological and non-teleological understanding, I will conclude that teleological understanding has more of this basic (...)
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  2. Ayca Boylu (2011). The Powers Argument in Plato's Republic. History of Philosophy Quarterly 28 (2):107.
     
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    Ayça Alemdaroğlu (2005). Politics of the Body and Eugenic Discourse in Early Republican Turkey. Body and Society 11 (3):61-76.
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