Knowledge FAQs:


Q: Is knowledge a familiarity?

A: Yes, and awareness or understanding of someone or something, such as facts, information, descriptions, or skills, which is acquired through experience or education by perceiving, discovering, or learning.

Q: Is knowledge writing and reading?

A: Yes, and argument over the usefulness of the written word exists nonetheless, with some scholars skeptical of its impact on societies.

Q: Is knowledge always incomplete or partial?

A: Yes.

Q: Is knowledge often embedded in language?

A: Yes, and culture, or traditions.

Q: Is knowledge a matter of ongoing debate among philosophers in the field of epistemology?

A: Yes.

Q: Is knowledge also said to be related to the capacity of acknowledgment in human beings?

A: Yes.

Q: Is knowledge called epistemology?

A: Yes, the philosopher Plato famously defined knowledge as "justified true belief", though this definition is now agreed by most analytic philosophers to be problematic because of the Gettier problems.

Q: Was knowledge something possessed only by humans — and probably adult humans at that?

A: Yes.

Q: Is knowledge now so great?

A: Yes, and the people interested in a piece of knowledge so separated in time and space, that writing is considered central to capturing and sharing it.

Q: Is knowledge an allusion to the community?

A: Yes, and its attempts at collecting subjective perspectives into an embodiment "of views from somewhere".

Q: Is knowledge present in the main arguments of post-structuralism?

A: Yes.

Q: Is knowledge limited to those who would have contact with the transmitter or someone who could interpret written work?

A: Yes.

Q: Is knowledge knowledge specific to a particular situation?

A: Yes.

Q: Is knowledge one of the seven gifts of the Holy Spirit?

A: Yes.

Q: Is knowledge not knowledge that one can "forget"?

A: Yes, and even someone suffering from amnesia experiences the world in 3D.