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Published by Institute of Urban and Regional Development, University of California in Berkeley .
Written in English

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SeriesWorking paper -- no.116.
ContributionsUniversity of California, Berkeley. Institute of Urban and Regional Development.
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Open LibraryOL21106958M

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epistemic stance dictates what kind of knowledge that is. Some common names of epistemic stances are: pragmatic, positivistic, operationalist, referential, instrumental, empiricist, rationalist, realist, etc. Each of these makes claims as to what kind of knowledge can be created through research, and how it is gathered and how it is presented. Instrumental in this “redrawing of the map of world culture” (Böhme and Scherpe , 18–19) were many voices from Asia, Africa, Latin America and the Arab world – Whose Knowledge Matters? Development and the Politics of Knowledge Knowledge. Books shelved as political-science: The Prince by Niccolò Machiavelli, The Communist Manifesto by Karl Marx, The Republic by Plato, Leviathan by Thomas H. Part I Every state is a community of some kind, and every community is established with a view to some good; for mankind always act in order to obtain that which they think good. But, if all communities aim at some good, the state or political community, which is the highest of all, and which embraces all the rest, aims at good in a greater degree than any other, and at the highest good.