Cambridge University Press Theory of Knowledge for the IB Diploma


Richard van de Lagemaat




Written by experienced practitioner, this resource for Theory of Knowledge for the IB Diploma o­ers comprehensive coverage of and support for the new subject guide. This edition of Theory of Knowledge for the IB Diploma is fully revised for first examination in September 2015.

The coursebook is a comprehensive, original and accessible approach to Theory of Knowledge, which covers all aspects of the revised subject guide. A fresh design ensures the content is accessible and user-friendly and there is detailed guidance on how to approach the TOK essay and presentation.

This edition supports the stronger emphasis on the distinction between personal and shared knowledge and the new areas of knowledge: religion and indigenous knowledge.

Key Features:

  • Further quotations, questions and exercises prompt critical thinking and encourage active engagement with the material.
  • Margin features highlight linking questions, real-life situations and key definitions.
  • Each chapter ends with a summary of key points, prescribed titles and suggestions for further reading, and selected chapters contain a knowledge framework focus.