- Are you confused by academic jargon? - Do you know your `discourse' from your `dialectic'? - Can you tell the difference between `anomie' and `alienation'? The Social Science Jargon Buster tackles the most confusing concepts in the social sciences, brea


Core definition

Doctrine that personal experiences are the foundation of factual knowledge and that the only valid judgements are those of the individual.

Longer explanation

So what is truth? Is truth something that's sitting out there waiting for us to discover it? Are there objective certainties that sit outside personal experience? Or are we part of ...

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