|Abstract||Whenever we try to make an inventory of humankind’s store of knowledge, we stumble into an ongoing battle between what CP Snow called ‘the two cultures’. On one side are the humanities, on the other are the sciences (natural and physical), with social science and philosophy caught somewhere in the middle. This is more than a turf dispute among academics. It strikes at the core of what we mean by human knowledge.|
|Keywords||consilience science vs humanities reductionism|
|Through your library||Configure|
Similar books and articles
Edward Slingerland & Mark Collard (eds.) (2012). Creating Consilience: Integrating the Sciences and the Humanities. OUP USA.
Robert Frodeman (2005). The Role of Humanities Policy in Public Science. Environmental Philosophy 2 (1):5-13.
A. Koj & Piotr Sztompka (eds.) (2001). Images of the World: Science, Humanities, Art. Jagiellonian University.
Edward G. Slingerland (2008). What Science Offers the Humanities: Integrating Body and Culture. Cambridge University Press.
Jens Høyrup (1995). As Regards the Humanities--: An Approach to Their Theory Through History and Philosophy. Max Planck Institute for the History of Science.
Ladislav Tondl (1998). What is the Thematic Structure of Science? Journal for General Philosophy of Science 29 (2):245-264.
Frank P. Chambers (1961). Perception, Understanding, and Society. London, Sidgwick and Jackson.
Paola Spinozzi & Alessandro Zironi (eds.) (2010). Origins as a Paradigm in the Sciences and in the Humanities. V & R Unipress.
William Franke (2011). Involved Knowing: On the Poetic Epistemology of the Humanities. The European Legacy 16 (4):447 - 467.
Moody E. Prior (1962). Science and the Humanities. Evanston [Ill.]Northwestern University Press.
James Robert Brown (2001). Who Rules in Science?: An Opinionated Guide to the Wars. Harvard University Press.
R. John Bench (1989). Health Science, Natural Science, and Clinical Knowledge. Journal of Medicine and Philosophy 14 (2):147-164.
A. Edgar & S. Pattison (2006). Need Humanities Be so Useless? Justifying the Place and Role of Humanities as a Critical Resource for Performance and Practice. Medical Humanities 32 (2):92-98.
Cecilia Tohaneanu (2010). “The Human Between the «Life-World»and Its Theoretical (Re)Construction”. Review of Research and Social Intervention/Revista de Cercetare Si Intervenţie Socială 31:95-105.
Added to index2012-10-08
Total downloads46 ( #23,776 of 548,984 )
Recent downloads (6 months)16 ( #3,782 of 548,984 )
How can I increase my downloads?