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240 Pages

8.5 x 5.4 inches

ISBN: 9781526135209

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Knowledge resistance

How we avoid insight from others

First Edition

Mikael Klintman

Published by Manchester University Press

  • Challenges conventional views of fact and knowledge resistance, including the nature of knowledge, human (irr)rationality, the polarised view of fact resistant vs. enlightened groups, etc
  • Draws on insights about fact and knowledge resistance from a uniquely wide range of scholarship, including the social, economic and evolutionary sciences
  • Combines real-life examples with interviews from renowned scholars in relevant disciplines with expertise on knowledge resistance
  • Accessibly written with a personal tone that will appeal to both scholars and the general public

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