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    Objectivity.Lorraine J. Daston & Peter Galison - 2007 - Zone Books.
    Objectivity has a history, and it is full of surprises. In Objectivity, Lorraine Daston and Peter Galison chart the emergence of objectivity in the mid-nineteenth-century sciences--and show how the concept differs from its alternatives, truth-to-nature and trained judgment. This is a story of lofty epistemic ideals fused with workaday practices in the making of scientific images. From the eighteenth through the early twenty-first centuries, the images that reveal the deepest commitments of the empirical sciences--from anatomy to crystallography--are those featured in (...)
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  2. Image and Logic: A Material Culture of Microphysics.Peter Galison (ed.) - 1997 - University of Chicago Press: Chicago.
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    How Experiments End.Peter Galison - 1990 - Journal of Philosophy 87 (2):103-106.
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    The Disunity of Science: Boundaries, Contexts, and Power.Peter Galison & David J. Stump (eds.) - 1996 - Stanford University Press.
    Is science unified or disunified? This collection brings together contributions from prominent scholars in a variety of scientific disciplines to examine this important theoretical question. They examine whether the sciences are, or ever were, unified by a single theoretical view of nature or a methodological foundation and the implications this has for the relationship between scientific disciplines and between science and society.
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    Computer Simulations and the Trading Zone.Peter Galison - 1996 - In Peter Galison & David J. Stump (eds.), The Disunity of Science: Boundaries, Contexts, and Power. Stanford University Press. pp. 118--157.
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    Ten Problems in History and Philosophy of Science.Peter Galison - 2008 - Isis: A Journal of the History of Science 99:111-124.
    In surveying the field of history and philosophy of science , it may be more useful just now to pose some key questions than it would be to lay out the sundry competing attempts to unify H and P. The ten problems this essay presents are grounded in a range of work of enormous interest—historical and philosophical work that has made use of productive categories of analysis: context, historicism, purity, and microhistory, to name but a few. What kind of account (...)
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  8. Einstein's Clocks, Poincaré's Maps: Empires of Time.Peter Galison - 2006 - Human Studies 29 (1):135-140.
     
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  9. How Experiments End.P. Galison - 1990 - Synthese 82 (1):157-162.
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    How Experiments End.Peter Galison - 1988 - British Journal for the Philosophy of Science 39 (3):411-414.
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    History, Philosophy, and the Central Metaphor.Peter Galison - 1988 - Science in Context 2 (1):197-212.
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    The Ontology of the Enemy: Norbert Wiener and the Cybernetic Vision.Peter Galison - 1994 - Critical Inquiry 21 (1):228-266.
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    Aufbau/Bauhaus: Logical Positivism and Architectural Modernism.Peter Galison - 1990 - Critical Inquiry 16 (4):709-752.
    On 15 October 1959, Rudolf Carnap, a leading member of the recently founded Vienna Circle, came to lecture at the Bauhaus in Dessau, southwest of Berlin. Carnap had just finished his magnum opus, The Logical Construction of the World, a book that immediately became the bible of the new antiphilosophy announced by the logical positivists. From a small group in Vienna, the movement soon expanded to include an international following, and in the sixty years since has exerted a powerful sway (...)
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  14. Feynman’s War: Modelling Weapons, Modelling Nature.Peter Galison - 1998 - Studies in History and Philosophy of Modern Physics 29 (3):391-434.
    This article examines the forces that have made federal scientific publication an essentially private enterprise. Particular attention is paid to the rise of the scientific community in the American political system. The period under review begins roughly with 1941 and American involvement in World War II, which coincides with the establishment of the Office of Scientific Research and Development (ORSD). The article examines OSRD's method of conducting federal scientific research, its contractual system, and the new publishing paradigm that it engendered. (...)
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    Ten Problems in History and Philosophy of Science.Peter Galison - 2008 - Isis 99 (1):111-124.
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    Removing Knowledge.Peter Galison - 2004 - Critical Inquiry 31 (1):229.
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    Theory’s Empire: Reflections on a Vocation for Critical Inquiry.Stanley Fish, Peter Galison, Sander L. Gilman, Miriam Hansen, Harry Harootunian, Fredric Jameson, Jerome McGann, J. Hillis Miller, Robert Morgan & Robert Pippin - 2004 - Critical Inquiry 30 (2):396-402.
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  18. Objectivity in Historical Perspective.Peter Dear, Ian Hacking, Matthew L. Jones, Lorraine Daston & Peter Galison - 2012 - Metascience 21 (1):11-39.
    Objectivity in historical perspective Content Type Journal Article Category Book Symposium Pages 11-39 DOI 10.1007/s11016-011-9597-2 Authors Peter Dear, Department of History, Cornell University, 435 McGraw Hall, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA Ian Hacking, Department of Philosophy, University of Toronto, 170 St. George St., Toronto, ON M5R 2M8, Canada Matthew L. Jones, Department of History, Columbia University, 514 Fayerweather Hall, 1180 Amsterdam Ave., New York, NY 10027, USA Lorraine Daston, Max Planck Institute for the History of Science, Boltzmannstraße 22, 14195 Berlin, Germany (...)
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  19. Image of Self.Peter Galison - 2004 - In Lorraine Daston (ed.), Things That Talk: Object Lessons From Art and Science. Mit Press [Distributor]. pp. 257--296.
     
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  20. Introduction: Cultures of Theory.Peter Galison & Andrew Warwick - 1998 - Studies in History and Philosophy of Modern Physics 29 (3).
  21. Mirror Symmetry: Persons, Values, and Objects.Peter Galison - 2004 - In M. Norton Wise (ed.), Growing Explanations: Historical Perspectives on Recent Science. Duke University Press. pp. 23--63.
     
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    Einstein's Clocks: The Place of Time.Peter Galison - 2000 - Critical Inquiry 26 (2):355-389.
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    Introduction.Peter Galison - 2004 - Isis: A Journal of the History of Science 95:610-613.
    As Einstein’s portrait comes increasingly to resemble an icon, we lose more than detail—his writings and actions lose all reference. This is as true for his physics as it is for his philosophy and his politics; the best of recent work aims to remove Einstein’s interventions from the abstract sphere of Delphic pronouncements and to insert them in the stream of real events, real arguments. Politically, this means attending to McCarthyism, Paul Robeson, the Arab–Israeli conflict. Philosophically, it means tying his (...)
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    Philosophy in the Laboratory.Peter Galison - 1988 - Journal of Philosophy 85 (10):525-527.
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  25. Secrecy in Three Acts.Peter Galison - 2010 - Social Research: An International Quarterly 77 (3):941-974.
    In June 1979, Congress passed the Espionage Act, the first act of the three secrecy-defining statutes that have shaped so much of the last hundred years of modern American secrecy doctrine. Together with two other statutes that followed in later decades-the Atomic Energy Acts of 1946 and 1954, and the Patriot Act of 2001-these three Acts picked out inflection points in the great ratcheting process that has expanded secrecy from the protection of troop positions and recruitment stations through an entire (...)
     
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    Descartes's Comparisons: From the Invisible to the Visible.Peter Galison - 1984 - Isis: A Journal of the History of Science 75:311-326.
  27. What We Have Learned About Limiting Knowledge in a Democracy.Peter Galison, Victor S. Navasky, Naomi Oreskes, Anthony Romero & Aryeh Neier - 2010 - Social Research: An International Quarterly 77 (3):1013-1051.
    Aryeh Neier: The topic of this session is "What We Have Learned about Limiting Knowledge in a Democracy," and it says we should discuss "how should we proceed and where should lines be drawn?" I'm going to conduct a conversation in which I will focus on this question of limits. The panel is very distinguished, very diverse, and I think we ought to be able to anticipate a diversity of views. All of our speakers are people who promote freedom of (...)
     
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    Multiple Constraints, Simultaneous Solutions.Peter Galison - 1988 - PSA: Proceedings of the Biennial Meeting of the Philosophy of Science Association 1988:157 - 163.
    In the 1960s, the history and philosophy of science made common cause in the search for universal patterns of theory change: philosophers provided models, historians offered examples. But the two enterprises pulled apart during the 1970s. Now there is a new arena of joint concern. Historians and philosophers are searching for the conditions under which standards of theoretical and experimental demonstration are established. I argue against the picture of these standards as independent of (or reducible to) the context of their (...)
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    21 July 1773: Disputation, Poetry, Slavery.Peter Galison - 2019 - Critical Inquiry 45 (2):351-379.
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    The Discovery of the Muon and the Failed Revolution Against Quantum Electrodynamics.Peter Galison - 1982 - Centaurus 26 (3):262-316.
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    Kuhn and the Quantum Controversy. [REVIEW]Peter Galison - 1981 - British Journal for the Philosophy of Science 32 (1):71-85.
  32. Author of Error.Peter Galison - 2005 - Social Research: An International Quarterly 72 (1):1-14.
     
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    Specific Theory.Peter Galison - 2004 - Critical Inquiry 30 (2):379.
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    The Cultural Meaning of Aufbau.Peter Galison - 1993 - Vienna Circle Institute Yearbook 1:75-93.
    Between the end of World War I and the immediate post World War II period, there were almost a hundred journals and multi-authored volumes that appeared in the German speaking world with the word “Aufbau” in their titles. Practically none existed before the end of the First World War, and only a handful remained after 1947. Put into a histogram, the journals fall into three spikes: the largest burst between 1919 and 1927, a middle peak between 1934 and 1937, and (...)
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    Bacon, Galileo, and Descartes on Imagination and Analogy.Katharine Park, Lorraine Daston & Peter Galison - 1984 - Isis: A Journal of the History of Science 75:287-289.
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    Commentary 01 on Galison 1982.Peter Galison - 2008 - Centaurus 50 (1-2):160-161.
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    Introduction.Peter Galison - 2004 - Isis 95 (4):610-613.
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    Reflections on Image and Logic: A Material Culture of Microphysics.Peter Louis Galison - 1999 - Perspectives on Science 7 (2):255-284.
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    Die Ontologie des Feindes: Norbert Wiener und die Vision der Kybernetik.Peter Galison - 1996 - In Bettina Wahrig-Schmidt, Michael Hagner & Hans-Jörg Rheinberger (eds.), Räume des Wissens: Repräsentation, Codierung, Spur. De Gruyter. pp. 281-324.
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    Representing and Intervening: Introductory Topics in the Philosophy of Natural Science by Ian Hacking. [REVIEW]Peter Galison - 1986 - Isis: A Journal of the History of Science 77:118-120.
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    A Historical Atlas of Objectivity.Lorraine Daston & Peter Galison - 2009 - Modern Intellectual History 6 (3):569-596.
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    Epistemic Virtues and Leibnizian Dreams: On the Shifting Boundaries Between Science, Humanities and Faith.Oren Harman & Peter L. Galison - 2008 - The European Legacy 13 (5):551-575.
    The following discussion considers three aspects of the Sciences-versus-Humanities divide: the historical evolution of disciplines in the modern period through the beginning of the twenty-first century; the epistemology of the sciences versus that of the Humanities as defined and practiced in that same period; and the ways in which the two cultures interact with each other and with religion and faith today. It finds that while it may feel ancient and natural, the historical divide between what are called the Humanities (...)
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    Experimental Probability. [REVIEW]Peter Galison - 1988 - Isis: A Journal of the History of Science 79:467-470.
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    Scientific Coordination as Ethos and Epistemology.Lorraine Daston & Peter Galison - 2008 - In Jan Lazardzig, Ludger Schwarte & Helmar Schramm (eds.), Theatrum Scientiarum - English Edition, Volume 2, Instruments in Art and Science: On the Architectonics of Cultural Boundaries in the 17th Century. De Gruyter. pp. 296-333.
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    Representing and Intervening: Introductory Topics in the Philosophy of Natural ScienceIan Hacking.Peter Galison - 1986 - Isis 77 (1):118-120.
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    Blacked-Out Spaces: Freud, Censorship and the Re-Territorialization of Mind.Peter Galison - 2012 - British Journal for the History of Science 45 (2):235-266.
    Freud's analogies were legion: hydraulic pipes, military recruitment, magic writing pads. These and some three hundred others took features of the mind and bound them to far-off scenes – the id only very partially resembles an uncontrollable horse, as Freud took pains to note. But there was one relation between psychic and public act that Freud did not delimit in this way: censorship, the process that checked memories and dreams on their way to the conscious. At first, Freud likened this (...)
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    Three Laboratories.Peter Galison - 1997 - Social Research 64.
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    Fine, Arthur 30 Finley, MI 53 Fishburn, PC 133, 140,151 Fodor. J. 250, 271.R. W. Fogel, J. Foreman-Peck, R. E. Frank, G. Frege, B. S. Frey, B. Friedman, Michael Friedman, Milton Friedman, R. Gagnier & P. Galison - 2001 - In Uskali Mäki (ed.), The Economic World View: Studies in the Ontology of Economics. Cambridge University Press.
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    Architectural Modernism.Peter Galison - 1996 - In Sahotra Sarkar (ed.), The Legacy of the Vienna Circle: Modern Reappraisals. Garland. pp. 6--77.
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    Aufbau/Bauhaus: Logischer Positivismus und architektonischer Modernismus.Peter Galison - 1995 - Deutsche Zeitschrift für Philosophie 43 (4):653-686.
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