What Is Knowledge

by Kashif Masood | 20:45 in , , , |

What Is Knowledge

Several years ago, the University of Utah professor Matt Might drawn graphical explanation of what a PhD thesis.
Imagine a circle that represents all the knowledge of mankind:
If you are weaned at nine years of school, you know something:
After high school, you know a little more:
A bachelor's degree gives you the specialization:

A master's degree deepens this specialization:

By reading scientific articles, you get to the limits of human knowledge:


By reading scientific articles, you get to the limits of human knowledge:



Some years you spend in an attempt to increase their knowledge and move abroad:



As long as the border, finally, can not be:

Here is a bump on the circle of human knowledge and is called your thesis:


Of course, now the world looks to you in another way:

So do not forget the big picture: