epistemic epistemic

Definition(s):

  • (adj) of or relating to epistemology

Derived Word(s)

Usage(s):

  • He thinks East and West can get together by a "two-termed epistemic correlation" between the esthetic and theoretical components of reality.

News

  • Letter to the Editor

    I write to commend Ashley Junger for her March 7, 2014 invitation to the campus community to “disrupt the default” as a way for us to accomplish the zero carbon footprint goal by 2040. Her argument focuses squarely on one of the great issues, how does an environmental consciousness come into formation, especially when the default consciousness --what I would call our society’s epistemic, or way ...
    on March 11, 2014     Source: DePauw

Quotes

  • Massad writes that, "The categories gay and lesbian are not universal at all and can only be universalized by the epistemic, ethical, and political violence unleashed on the rest of the world by the very international human rights advocates whose...
    on Oct 14, 2007 By: Joseph Massad Source: New Republic (registration)

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