Never Pure: Historical Studies of Science as If It Was Produced by People with Bodies, Situated in Time, Space, Culture, and Society, and Struggling for Credibility and Authority

Johns Hopkins University Press (2010)

Steven Shapin argues that science, for all its immense authority and power, is and always has been a human endeavor, subject to human capacities and limits.
Keywords Science Social aspects  Science History
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Call number Q175.5.S465 2010
ISBN(s) 0801894204   0801894212   9780801894206   9780801894213
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