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Race and epistemologies of ignorance

Author: Shannon Sullivan; Nancy Tuana
Publisher: Charlesbourg, Quebec : Braille Jymico Inc, 2008.
Series: SUNY series, philosophy and race.
Edition/Format:   Computer file : Document : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Material Type: Document, Government publication, State or province government publication
Document Type: Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Shannon Sullivan; Nancy Tuana
OCLC Number: 262350597
Notes: Print ed. published by: Albany : State University of New York Press, ©2007.
Description: 1 disc
Details: This file is in Wordperfect format.
Contents: Introduction --
PART I: THEORIZING IGNORANCE. White ignorance --
Epistemologies of ignorance: three types --
Ever not quite: unfinished theories, unfinished societies, and pragmatism --
Strategic ignorance --
Denying relationality: epistemology and ethics and ignorance --
Managing ignorance --
PART II: SITUATING IGNORANCE. Race problems, unknown publics, paralysis, and faith --
White ignorance and colonial oppression: or, why I know so little about Puerto Rico --
John Dewey, W.E.B. Du Bois, and Alain Locke: a case study in White ignorance and intellectual segregation --
Social ordering and the systematic production of ignorance --
The power of ignorance --
On needing not to know and forgetting what one never knew: the epistemology of ignorance in Fanon's critique of Sartre --
On the absence of biology in philosophical considerations of race --
List of contributors --
Index.
Series Title: SUNY series, philosophy and race.
Responsibility: edited by Shannon Sullivan and Nancy Tuana.

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