Making, Relaying, and Using Knowledge

  • Robert F. Rich
Conference paper
Part of the Institut für Höhere Studien — Institute for Advanced Studies IHS-Studies book series (INHSIAS)


Many social theorists have had a vision of how society should be structured, what values should be passed on from one generation to the next, how individuals “should” interact with each other, how the “State” should interact with individuals, and how nations (states) should interact with other nations. Answering these kinds of questions has long been assumed to be the primary task of philosophers.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Robert F. Rich
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  1. 1.School of Urban and Public AffairsCarnegie-Mellon UniversityPittsburghUSA

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