Decolonising Knowledge Here and Now

  title={Decolonising Knowledge Here and Now},
  author={V. Mitova},
  journal={Philosophical Papers},
  pages={191 - 212}
  • V. Mitova
  • Published 2020
  • Sociology
  • Philosophical Papers
Abstract The topic of epistemic decolonisation is currently the locus of lively debate both in academia and in everyday life. The aim of this piece is to isolate a few main strands in the philosophical literature on the topic, and draw some new connections amongst them through the lens of epistemic injustice. I first sketch what I take to be the core features of epistemic decolonisation. I then philosophically situate the topic. Finally, I map it in relation to key epistemic-injustice concepts… Expand