Knowledge Claim

Most generally, a Knowledge Claim is an assertion, a proposition, that something is true.

Knowledge Claims are

Key Words: Truth Claim, Research Results, Argument


A Knowledge Claim believed to be true by an investigator or research community may be referred to as Knowledge. A Knowledge Claim, in contrast, is still provisional. It’s subject to future debate, analysis, and investigation.

In order for a Knowledge Claim to be acceptabed by discourse community, it must