The Free Safety of Orthodoxy Considered as a Tub of Pudge

All quite true, but unless “situatedness” means “screwing up constantly,” it is entirely beside the point. Situated knowledge does not mean false knowledge. My knowledge of oranges is situated, and it would be hard to imagine any knowledge being more situated. But the fact remains that two oranges in the bowl added to two oranges already in there will always get you four oranges, and it turns out that I know that. My knowledge is situated, but still accurate. My oranges are also situated. There, in the bowl.

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