Wikiality and the Future of Knowledge

December 2010
Journal of Curriculum & Pedagogy;Winter2010, Vol. 7 Issue 2, p24
Academic Journal
The article looks at future knowledge and the concept of "Wikiality," which derived from Wikipedia free encyclopedia. According to Stephen Colbert, "Wikiality" is the idea about things becoming true when it is repeated often enough by many people that educators should consider its effects on how art and media should be understood by students. It also notes the possibility of historical distortion using Web 2.0 as an effective tool that can also be used for promoting an understanding and interpretation of arts and historical events.


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