Informal Logic 31 (2):110-138 (2011)

Maureen Linker
University of Michigan, Dearborn
In her 2007 book "Epistemic Injustice" Miranda Fricker argues that "the silent by products of residual prejudice in a liberal society" are often the most difficult biases to eradicate. In this essay, I provide several examples of the kind of residual prejudice Fricker describes. I then propose a principle of "intellectual empathy" (with four component elements) as a methodological remedy for eradicating this kind of bias in good critical thinking
Keywords Bias  Intellectual Empathy  Epistemic Injustice  Credibility
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