Ignorance of ignorance

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Ignorance of ignorance. / Fine, Kit.

In: Synthese, 28.04.2017, p. 1-15.

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Fine, Kit. / Ignorance of ignorance. In: Synthese. 2017 ; pp. 1-15.

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title = "Ignorance of ignorance",
abstract = "I discuss the question of when knowledge of higher order ignorance is possible and show in particular that, under quite plausible assumptions, knowledge of second order ignorance is impossible.",
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