Monday, September 08, 2008

Philosophy Bites: Miranda Fricker on Epistemic Injustice

Miranda Fricker on Epistemic Injustice
Philosophy Bites
Host: Nigel Warburton

In this interview Miranda Fricker, author of a new book on the topic, Epistemic Injustice: Power and the Ethics of Knowing, explains the notion of testimonial injustice. This is a special kind of injustice that arises when someone wrongly treats someone else as a poor source of information, usually because of prejudice towards a particular group.

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