Knowledge Mapping Research
The Knowledge Tree

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Knowledge | Supernatural | Matter & energy | Space & Earth | Non-Human organisms | Body & mind | Society | Thought & art | Technology | History

1. Knowledge 

1.1 Theory 
    Philosophy of knowledge (W
    Philosophy of science  (W)   

1.2 Context 
   • History of science (W)
   • Sociology of knowledge (W)
   • Sociology of science (W)

1.3 Methodology
   • Methodology of science (W)

1.4 Mediation
   • Information science (W)
   • Museology (W)
   • Scientometrics (W)

 2. The Supernatural 

2.1 Theory 
   • Religious studies (W)
      • Philosophy of religion (W)
      • Sociology of religion (W)
      • Anthropology of religion (W)
      • Psychology of religion (W)

      • History of religion (W)
      • Comparative religion (W)

2.2 Mysticism 
   • Mysticism (W)

2.3 Religions (W)

   2.3.1 Abrahamic
     
• Judaism (W)
      • Christianity (W)
      • Islam (W)

   2.3.2 Indian (Dharmic)
      •Hinduism (W)
      •Buddhism (W)
      •Jainism (W)
      •Sikhism (W)

   2.3.3 East Asian
      •Confucianism (W)
      •Taoism (W)
      • Shinto (W)

   2.3.4 Iranian
      • Zoroastrianism (W)

   2.3.5 Ethnic 
      • Chinese Folk Religion (W)
      • Korean Shamanism (W)
      • Vodun (W)
      • Bantu Religion (W)

   2.3.6 New 
      • Bahá'í Faith (W)
      • Cao Dai (W)

   2.3.7 Ancient
      • Prehistoric Religion (W)
      • 
Ancient Mesopotamian Religion (W)

      • Ancient Egyptian Religion (W)
      • Ancient Greek Religion (W)
      • Inca Religion (W)

 Pillar 3: Matter and energy 

3.1 Theory 
   • Philosophy of physics (W)

3.2 Principles
   • Physics (W)

3.3 Substances
    • Chemistry (W)

 Pillar 4: Space and earth 

4.1 Theory 
    • Cosmology (W)

4.2 Space (W)
   
Astronomy (W)

4.3 Earth (W)
   4.3.1 Surface and substance
      
Physical geography (W)
      
Geology (W)
      
Soil science (W)

   4.3.2 Interrelations 
      
Agriculture* (W)
      
• Environmental science (W)
      
• Emergency management (W)

 Pillar 5: Non-human organisms 

5.1 Theory 
   
• Philosophy of biology (W)
   
• Bioethics (W)

5.2 Basic sciences
   
Biology (W)
   Agriculture* (W)

5.3 Health and wellbeing 
   
• Veterinary medicine (W)

 Pillar 6: Body and mind 

6.1 Theory 
    Philosophy of mind (W)
   • Philosophy of human biology
   • Human bioethics (W)

6.2 Basic sciences
   Human biology (W)
   Psychology (W)
   • Cognitive science (W)
   • Neuroscience (W)

    Forensic science (W)
    Sports science (W)
    Bioinformatics (W)

6.3 Health and wellbeing

   6.3.1 Medical sciences 
   Medicine (W)
   Dentistry (W)

   6.3.2 Paramedical Studies 
      Nursing (W)
      Midwifery (W)
      • Paramedicine (W)
      Pharmacology (W)
      Pharmacy (W)
      Toxicology (W)
      Physical Therapy (W)
      Occupational Therapy (W)
      • Podiatry (W)
      
Audiology (W)

      Speech-language pathology (W)
      Optometry (W)
      Clinical Psychology (W)
      Addiction Studies (W)
      Art Therapy (W)
      Animal-assisted Therapy (W)
      Genetic Counseling (W) 
      Nutrition (W) and Dietetics (W)
      Public Health (W)
      Medical Laboratory Science (W)
      Radiography (Wand Medical Imaging (W)

   6.3.3 Complementary medicine (W)
      Acupuncture (W)
      Herbal Medicine (W)
      Massage Therapy (W)
      Yoga (W)
      Clown Care (W)

 Pillar 7: Society 

7.1 Theory
    Philosophy of Social Science (W)
    Social Philosophy (W)

7.2 Society at Large

   7.2.1 General
      Sociology (W)
      Anthropology (W)
      Human Geography (W)
      • Demography (W)

   7.2.2 Area-based
      Area Studies (W)
        By areas:
         • Africa (W)
         • Americas (W)
        • Asia (W)
         • Europe (W)
         • Africa (W)
         • Africa (W)
         • Africa (W)

7.3 Domains

   7.3.1 Community

      7.3.1.1 Communication (W)
         Semiotics (W)
         • Linguistics (Wand Languages (W)
          Communication Studies (W)

      7.3.1.2 Contract

         • Political Science (W) 
         • International Relations (W)
          Social Policy (W)

      7.3.1.3 Codes 

         • Ethics (W)
          Law (W)

      7.3.1.4 Conduct
          Social Psychology (W)
          Criminology (W)

   7.3.2 Needs and Activities

      7.3.2.1 Security
         Military Studies (W)
         • Police Studies

      7.3.2.2 Health 
         Health Policy (W)
         Health Education (W)

      7.3.2.3 Economics
         Economics (W)
         Marketing (W)

      7.3.2.4 Education
         Education (W)
          Teaching/Pedagogy (W)

      7.3.2.5 Work 
         Work Studies (W)

      7.3.2.6 Welfare (W)
         Social Policy (W)
         Social Work (W)

      7.3.2.7 Environmental Planning 
         Urban Studies (W)
         Sustainability Studies (W)

      7.3.2.8 Human relations
         Conflict Management (W)

      7.3.2.9 Culture
         • Cultural Studies* (W)

      7.3.2.10 Communication 
         Media Studies (W) / Mass Communication (W)
         Journalism (W)
         Advertising (W)

      7.3.2.11 Recreation 
         Recreation Studies (W)

      7.3.2.12 Sport (W)
         • Sports Studies

   7.3.3 Management
       Management Studies (W)

7.4 Social Groups

   7.4.1 Gender
       Gender Studies (W)

   7.4.2 Age 
       Gerontology (W)

   7.4.3 Ethnicity (W)
       Romani Studies (Gypsiology) (W)

   7.4.4 Themes 
       Family Studies (W)

 Pillar 8: Thought and art 

8.1 Thought (W)

   8.1.1 Reason (W)
       Philosophy (W)

   8.1.2 Representation
       Philosophy of Language (W)

   8.1.3 Relations 
       Mathematics (W)
       Statistics (W)
       Logic* (W)

8.2 Literary Arts

   8.2.1 Theory 
       Literary Theory (W)

   8.1.1 Works
       Literature (W)
        • Prose (W)
        • Poetry (W)
        • Drama (W)

       Debating (W) 

8.3 The Arts (W)

   8.3.1 Theory 
       Philosophy of Art (W)
       Art History (W)

   8.3.2 Forms
       Music (W)
       Dance (W)
       Theater (W)
       Opera (W)
       Entertainment (W)
       Painting (W)
       Drawing (W)
       Sculpture (W)
       Photography (W)
       Cinematography (W)
       Digital Art (W)
       Architecture (W)
       Conceptual art (W)

   8.3.3 Themes
       African Art (W)

 Pillar 9: Technology 

 9.1 Theory
   Philosophy of Technology (W)
   History of Technology (W)

9.2 Professions
   Engineering (W)

9.3 Technologies

   9.3.1 Sciences

      9.3.1.1 Matter and Energy
         Electronics (W)
         Nuclear Technology (W) 
         Materials Science (W)

      9.3.1.2 Earth and Space
         Aerospace Technology (W)
         Marine Technology (W)

      9.3.1.3 Living World
         Biotechnology (W)
         Agricultural Technology (W)
         Medical Technology
         Ergonomics (W) 

      9.3.1.4 Automation 
         Computer Science (W)
         Robotics (W)

      9.3.1.5 Integrated Technology
         Nanotechnology (W)

   9.3.2 Needs and Activities
      Aeronautics (W)
      Automotive Technology (W)
      Building Technology (W)
      Communication Technology (W)
      Educational Technology (W)
      Fire Fighting Technology
      Food Technology (W)
      Information Technology (W)
      Military Technology (W)
      Police Technology 
      Sports Technology 

   9.3.3 Materials
      Glass (W) Technology
      Water (W) Technology (W)

   9.3.4 Processes
      Cooling Technology
      Heating Technology

 Pillar 10: History 

10.1 Theory
    Philosophy of History (W)

10.2 Universal Memory
    History (W)
    Archeology (W)

10.3 Relations
    Genealogy (W)