Objectivity, Science, and Society: Interpreting Nature and Society in the Age of the Crisis of Science
David Bourget (Western Ontario)
David Chalmers (ANU, NYU)
Rafael De Clercq
Jack Alan Reynolds
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Routledge & Kegan Paul (1986)
Originally published in 1986. This work remains of compelling interest to those concerned with the natural sciences and their social problems. It puts forward original and unorthodox ideas about the philosophy of and sociology of science, starting from the conviction that modern societies face deep problems arising from unresolved dilemmas about the meaning, content and technical applications of the theories of nature they employ. The book draws on insights developed within a variety of traditions to explore these problems, especially the work of Edmund Husserl and modern critical theory
|Keywords||Science Philosophy Science Social aspects Objectivity|
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|Call number||Q175.K65 1986|
|ISBN(s)||0710203810 0415474876 9780415474870|
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