Letters

Knowledge is not a disease

BMJ 1994; 308 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.308.6926.475 (Published 12 February 1994) Cite this as: BMJ 1994;308:475
  1. I O Azuonye
  1. Claybury Hospital, Woodford Bridge, Essex IG8 8BY.

    EDITOR, - I found Graham Hills's editorial on knowledge surprising for many reasons.1 Firstly, Hills uses such terms as “knowledge,” “learning,” “skills,” and “reality” without defining them or making clear the denotations he applies to them. I do not believe that Hills intended a discourse on the theory of knowledge,2,3 but he should have made clear that he was writing about theoretical knowledge …

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