In Jennifer Lackey & Aidan McGlynn (eds.), Oxford Handbook of Social Epistemology (forthcoming)

Michael Hannon
Nottingham University
Elizabeth Edenberg
Baruch College (CUNY)
Political epistemology is a newly flourishing area of philosophy, but there is no comprehensive overview to this burgeoning field. This chapter maps out the terrain of political epistemology, highlights some of the key questions and topics of this field, draws connections across seemingly disparate areas of work, and briefly situates this field within its historical and contemporary contexts.
Keywords political epistemology  epistemic democracy  epistocracy  political disagreement  political polarization  political ignorance  post-truth
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