A Brief Note Concerning Hayek’s Non-Standard Conception of Knowledge
The Center for the History of Political Economy at Duke University Working Paper Series
11 Pages Posted: 4 Jan 2019
Date Written: December 20, 2018
Whatever F.A. Hayek meant by “knowledge” could not have been the justified true belief conception common in the Western intellectual tradition from at least the time of Plato onward.
In this brief note, I aim to uncover and succinctly state Hayek’s unique definition of knowledge.
Keywords: F.A. Hayek, knowledge, economic coordination, justified true belief, methodology, market process
JEL Classification: B2, B3, B4, B5, Y8
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