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Abbott, Andrew.  The System of Professions: an essay on the division of expert labor. University of Chicago Press, 1988.

Abbott, Andrew.  Chaos of Disciplines. University of Chicago Press, 2001.

Abbott, Andrew.  Varieties of Ignorance. The American Sociologist, 41, 2010, 2, pp. 174-189. [abstract]

Abbott, Andrew.  Publication and the Future of Knowledge. Association of American University Presses, 2008. [text]

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Alexander, Christopher.  A Pattern Language. Oxford University Press, 1977. [summary]

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Baroni, Pietro / Guida, Giovanni / Mussi, Silvano.  From Ignorance to Uncertainty: a conceptual analysis.. [text]

Bennett, Andrew.  Ignorance: literature and agnoiology. Manchester University Press, 2009.

Berry, Wendell.  The Way of Ignorance. And Other Essays. Shoemaker and Hoard, 2005.

Blattner, William.  Introduction to Philosophy: Freedom. Cengage Learning, 2009.

Brawe, Yaakov.  In Pursuit of Ignorance. Chabad.org, 2004. [text]

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Carey, Nessa.  The Epigenetics Revolution: how modern biology is rewriting our understanding of genetics, disease and inheritance. Columbia University Press, 2012.

Christensen, Clayton M. / Eyring, Henry J.  The Innovative University: changing the DNA of higher education from the inside out. Jossey-Bass, 2011.

Cohen, L. M.  Mapping the Domains of Ignorance and Knowledge in Gifted Education. Roeper Review, 18, 1996, 3, pp. 183-189.

Davidson, Lawrence.  The Whys of American Ignorance. Consortiumnews.com, 6 April 2013. [text]

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Deacon, Terrence W.  Incomplete Nature: how mind emerged from matter. W. W. Norton, 2011.

DeLong, David W.  Lost Knowledge: confronting the threat of an aging workforce. Oxford University Press, 2004.

Denby, E. / Gammack, J.  Modelling Ignorance Levels in Knowledge-Based Decision Support. Proceedings of the 2nd Western Australian Workshop on Information Systems Research, 1999. [text]

Deutscher, Max.  Subjecting and Objecting: an essay in objectivity.â?. University of Queensland Press, 1983.

Diamond, Jared M.  The World Until Yesterday: what can we learn from traditional societies?. Viking Adult, 2012.

Dubois, Didier / Prade, Henri / Smets, Philippe.  Representing Partial Ignorance. IEEE Trans. on Systems, Man and Cybernetics, 26, 1996, pp. 361-377. [abstract]

Duncan, Ronald / Weston-Smith, Miranda  (Eds.).    The Encyclopedia of Ignorance: everything you ever wanted to know about the unknown. Pocket Books, 1978.

Kruger, J. / Dunning, David.  Unskilled and Unaware of It: How Difficulties in Recognizing One's Own Incompetence Lead to Inflated Self-Assessments. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 77, 1999, 6, pp. 1121-1134.

Christensen, Clayton M. / Eyring, Henry J.  The Innovative University: changing the DNA of higher education from the inside out. Jossey-Bass, 2011.

Faber, M. / Manstetten, R. / Proops, J.  Toward an Open Future: ignorance, novelty and evolution. In: Costanza, R., Norton, B. and Haskell, B., Eds., Ecosystem Health: New Goals for Environmental Management, Island Press, 1992.

Firestein, Stuart.  Ignorance: how it drives science. Oxford University Press, 2012. [summary]

Francis, Richard C.  Epigenetics: how environment shapes our genes W. W. Norton, 2012.

Denby, E. / Gammack, J.  Modelling Ignorance Levels in Knowledge-Based Decision Support. Proceedings of the 2nd Western Australian Workshop on Information Systems Research, 1999. [text]

Woodward, Thomas / Gills, James.  The Mysterious Epigenome: what lies beyond DNA. Kregel Publications, 2011.

Ginsberg, Benjamin.  The Fall of the Faculty: the rise of the all-administrative university and why it matters. Oxford University Press, 2011.

Gross, Matthias / McGoey, Linsey  (Eds.).    Routledge International Handbook of Ignorance Studies. Routledge, 2015.

Baroni, Pietro / Guida, Giovanni / Mussi, Silvano.  From Ignorance to Uncertainty: a conceptual analysis.. [text]

Härpfer, Claudius / Wagner, Gerhard.  Aspekte einer. Soziologie des Nichtwissens. Erwägen Wissen Ethik, 20, 2009, 1, p. 124. [abstract]

Haeckel, Ernst.  Art Forms from the Ocean: the Radiolarian Atlas of 1862. Prestel Verlag, 2005.

Hamblin, C. L.  Mathematical Models of Dialogue. Theoria 37, 1971, pp. 130-155.

Homer-Dixon, Thomas.  The Upside of Down: catastrophe, creativity and the renewal of civilization. Knopf. 2006. [summary]

Israilidis, John.  Ignorance Management: an alternative perspective on knowledge management. 2013. [text]

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Köhn, Jörg.  Sustainability in Question: the search for a conceptual framework. Edward Elgar Publishing, 1999.

Kant, Immanuel.  The Conflict of the Faculties. University of Nebraska Press, 1992.

Shepherd, Steven / Kay, Aaron C.  On the Perpetuation of Ignorance: system dependence, system justification and the motivated avoidance of sociopolitical information. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 102, 2012, 2, pp. 264-280. [text]

Kerwin, Ann / Witte, Marlys.  Q-cubed Programs: What Is Ignorance?. [text]

Kerwin, Ann / Witte, Marlys.  The Map of Ignorance.

Kerwin, Ann.  None Too Solid: Medical Ignorance. Science Communication, 15, 1993, 2, pp. 166-185. [text]

Klapp, Orrin E.  Opening and Closing; strategies of information adaptation in society. Cambridge Unviersity Press, 1978.

Kleinman, Daniel Lee / Suryanarayanan, Sainath.  Dying Bees and the Social Production of Ignorance. Science Technology Human Values, May 2012. [abstract]

Kruger, J. / Dunning, David.  Unskilled and Unaware of It: How Difficulties in Recognizing One's Own Incompetence Lead to Inflated Self-Assessments. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 77, 1999, 6, pp. 1121-1134.

Kruglanski, A. W. / Webster, D. M.  Motivated closing of the mind: "seizing" and "freezing". Psychological Review, 1996, 103, pp. 263-283 [text]

Thomas Kuhn. The Structure of Scientific Revolutions. University of Chicago Press, 1962.

Langer, E. J.  The Illusion of Control. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 32, 1975, pp. 311-328.

Mitroff, I. I. / Linstone, H. A.  The Unbounded Mind: breaking the chains of traditional business thinking. Oxford University Press, 1995.

Faber, M. / Manstetten, R. / Proops, J.  Toward an Open Future: ignorance, novelty and evolution. In: Costanza, R., Norton, B. and Haskell, B., Eds., Ecosystem Health: New Goals for Environmental Management, Island Press, 1992.

Maruyama, Magoroh.  Mindscapes, social patterns and future development of scientific theory types. Cybernetica, 1980, 23, 1, pp. 5-25. [summary]

Maruyama, Magoroh.  Polyocular Vision or Subunderstanding. Organization Studies, 25, 2004, 3, pp. 467-480.

McGoey, Linsey.  An Introduction to the Sociology of Ignorance: essays on the limits of knowing. Routledge, 2016.

Gross, Matthias / McGoey, Linsey  (Eds.).    Routledge International Handbook of Ignorance Studies. Routledge, 2015.

Standen, Peter / McKenna, Richard / Williams, Mark.  Using the Ignorance Paradigm to Teach Lifelong Learning Skills. Educação na Sociedade de Informação. [text]

Mitroff, I. I. / Linstone, H. A.  The Unbounded Mind: breaking the chains of traditional business thinking. Oxford University Press, 1995.

Baroni, Pietro / Guida, Giovanni / Mussi, Silvano.  From Ignorance to Uncertainty: a conceptual analysis.. [text]

Pollard, Dave.  The Way of Ignorance. 2006. [text]

Pollard, Dave.  A Taxonomy of Ignorance. Green Chameleon. [text]

Popova, Maria.  How Ignorance Fuels Science and the Evolution of Knowledge. Brain Pickings, 2 February 2012. [text]

Dubois, Didier / Prade, Henri / Smets, Philippe.  Representing Partial Ignorance. IEEE Trans. on Systems, Man and Cybernetics, 26, 1996, pp. 361-377. [abstract]

Proctor, Robert N. / Schiebinger, Londa  (Eds.).    Agnotology: the making and unmaking of ignorance. Stanford University Press, 2008. [summary]

Faber, M. / Manstetten, R. / Proops, J.  Toward an Open Future: ignorance, novelty and evolution. In: Costanza, R., Norton, B. and Haskell, B., Eds., Ecosystem Health: New Goals for Environmental Management, Island Press, 1992.

Rescher, Nicholas.  Unknowability: an inquiry into the limits of knowledge. Lexington Books, 2009.

Rescher, Nicholas.  Paradoxes: their roots, range, and resolution. Open Court, 2001.

Rescher, Nicholas.  The Strife of Systems: an essay on the grounds and implications of philosophical diversity. University of Pittsburgh Press, 1985.

Rescher, Nicholas.  Ignorance: on the wider implications of deficient knowledge. University of Pittsburgh Press, 2009.

Rescher, Nicholas.  Aporetics: rational deliberation in the face of inconsistency. University of Pittsburgh Press, 2009.

Rescher, Nicholas.  The Limits of Science. University of Pittsburgh Press, 1999.

Reser, J. P. / Smithson, M.  When Ignorance is Adaptive: Not Knowing about the Nuclear Threat. Knowledge in Society, 1988, 1, pp. 7-27.

Riley, Naomi Schaefer.  The Faculty Lounges: and other reasons why you won't get the college education you pay for. Ivan R. Dee, 2011.

Rorty, Amélie.  Essays on Aristotles Ethics. University of California Press, 1980.

Schamanek, Andreas.  Taxonomies of the Unknown: a compilation with references of some classifications, systematics and other orders of what is not known.. [text]

Proctor, Robert N. / Schiebinger, Londa  (Eds.).    Agnotology: the making and unmaking of ignorance. Stanford University Press, 2008. [summary]

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Shackle, G. L. S.  The Bounds of Unknowledge. In: J. Wiseman (Ed.), Beyond Positive Economics, St Martin's Press, 1983.

Shepherd, Steven / Kay, Aaron C.  On the Perpetuation of Ignorance: system dependence, system justification and the motivated avoidance of sociopolitical information. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 102, 2012, 2, pp. 264-280. [text]

Sinkavich, F. J.  Performance and Metamemory: do students know what they don't know?. Instructional Psychology, 22, 1995, pp. 77-87. [abstract]

Smets, Philippe.  Varieties of Ignorance and the Need for Well-founded Theories. Information Sciences - ISCI, 57-58, 1991, pp. 135-144. [abstract]

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Smets, Philippe.  Varieties of Ignorance and the Need for Well-founded Theories. IRIDIA-Université Libre de Bruxelles, 1999. [text]

Reser, J. P. / Smithson, M.  When Ignorance is Adaptive: Not Knowing about the Nuclear Threat. Knowledge in Society, 1988, 1, pp. 7-27.

Smithson, Michael.  Ignorance and Disasters. International Journal of Mass Emergencies and Disasters, 8, 1990, 3, pp. 207-235. [text]

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Smithson, Michael.  Ignorance and Science. Knowledge: Creation, Diffusion, Utilization, 15, 1993, December, 2, pp. 133-156.

Smithson, Michael.  Toward a social theory of ignorance. Journal for the Theory of Social Behaviour, 15, 1985, 2, pp. 151-172. [abstract]

Standen, Peter / McKenna, Richard / Williams, Mark.  Using the Ignorance Paradigm to Teach Lifelong Learning Skills. Educação na Sociedade de Informação. [text]

Kleinman, Daniel Lee / Suryanarayanan, Sainath.  Dying Bees and the Social Production of Ignorance. Science Technology Human Values, May 2012. [abstract]

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Taleb, Nassim Nicholas.  The Black Swan: the impact of the highly improbable. Random House, 2007. [summary]

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Twale, Darla J. / De Luca, Barbara M.  Faculty Incivility: the rise of the academic bully culture and what to do about it. Jossey-Bass, 2008.

Vitek, Bill.  The Virtues of Ignorance: complexity, sustainability and the limits of knowledge. University Press of Kentucky, 2008.

Härpfer, Claudius / Wagner, Gerhard.  Aspekte einer. Soziologie des Nichtwissens. Erwägen Wissen Ethik, 20, 2009, 1, p. 124. [abstract]

Walton, Douglas.  Profiles of Dialogue for Evaluating Arguments from Ignorance. Argumentation, 13, 1999,, pp. 53-71. [text]

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Walton, Douglas.  Reasoning from Paradigms and Negative Evidence. [text]

Wang, Pei.  A Unified Treatment of Uncertainties. Indiana University, 1993. [text]

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Duncan, Ronald / Weston-Smith, Miranda  (Eds.).    The Encyclopedia of Ignorance: everything you ever wanted to know about the unknown. Pocket Books, 1978.

Standen, Peter / McKenna, Richard / Williams, Mark.  Using the Ignorance Paradigm to Teach Lifelong Learning Skills. Educação na Sociedade de Informação. [text]

Kerwin, Ann / Witte, Marlys.  Q-cubed Programs: What Is Ignorance?. [text]

Kerwin, Ann / Witte, Marlys.  The Map of Ignorance.

Woodward, Thomas / Gills, James.  The Mysterious Epigenome: what lies beyond DNA. Kregel Publications, 2011.

Yabrov, Alexander A.  From Uncertainty of Ignorance to Uncertainty of Science. Tractatus Scientifico-Philosophicus. AuthorHouse, 2002.

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Zaidman, A.  Regaining lost knowledge through dynamic analysis and aspect orientation: an industrial experience report.,Software Maintenance and Reengineering, 2006. CSMR 2006. [abstract]