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Sunday, March 26, 2006

Epistemology

Hey Truewit, have you heard much talk of epistemology at RSA? It's emerging as perhaps the critical buzzword in my SAA panel, so I'm wondering if this is part of a larger critical shift in early modern studies or just a random shared interest due to the topic of my panel.

  • At 3/26/2006 09:08:00 PM, Blogger Hieronimo wrote…

    What about epistemology? Are people just using the word or are they actually working on the topic in any sort of rigorous way?

     

  • At 3/27/2006 12:05:00 AM, Blogger Simplicius wrote…

    No, not just using the word; it's the central focus of their papers. Could just be a coincidence, but I've noticing it a lot more than I used to.

     

  • At 3/27/2006 10:43:00 AM, Blogger Truewit wrote…

    Didn't notice anything overly episteme-oriented, but SAA and RSA are two entirely different barrels of monkeys.

     


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