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- The study of culturally-induced ignorance or doubt, particularly the publication of inaccurate or misleading scientific data.
(Can we date this quote?) Agnotology: the making and unmaking of ignorance, page 6:
- Our interest here, though, is less in remediation than in what Nancy Tuana has called the "liberatory moment"—which brings us to a more subtle form of agnatology