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The Resource A nice derangement of epistemes : post-positivism in the study of science from Quine to Latour, John H. Zammito

A nice derangement of epistemes : post-positivism in the study of science from Quine to Latour, John H. Zammito

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A nice derangement of epistemes : post-positivism in the study of science from Quine to Latour
Title
A nice derangement of epistemes
Title remainder
post-positivism in the study of science from Quine to Latour
Statement of responsibility
John H. Zammito
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
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1948-
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Zammito, John H.
Index
index present
LC call number
Q175
LC item number
.Z25 2004
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Science
  • Science
  • Progress
Label
A nice derangement of epistemes : post-positivism in the study of science from Quine to Latour, John H. Zammito
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 277-370) and index
Contents
From positivism to post-positivism -- The perils of semantic ascent : Quine and post-positivism in the philosophy of science -- Living in different worlds? : Kuhn's misadventures with incommensurability -- Doing Kuhn one better? : the (failed) marriage of history and philosophy of science -- How Kuhn became a sociologist (and why he didn't like it) : the strong program and the social construction of science -- All the way down : social constructivism and the turn to microsociological studies -- Women, ANTs, and (other) dangerous things : "hybrid" discourses -- A nice derangement of epistemes : radical reflexivity and the science wars -- Conclusion : the hyperbolic derangement of epistemes
Control code
ocm52377443
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
x, 390 p.
Isbn
9780226978628
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2003011970
Label
A nice derangement of epistemes : post-positivism in the study of science from Quine to Latour, John H. Zammito
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 277-370) and index
Contents
From positivism to post-positivism -- The perils of semantic ascent : Quine and post-positivism in the philosophy of science -- Living in different worlds? : Kuhn's misadventures with incommensurability -- Doing Kuhn one better? : the (failed) marriage of history and philosophy of science -- How Kuhn became a sociologist (and why he didn't like it) : the strong program and the social construction of science -- All the way down : social constructivism and the turn to microsociological studies -- Women, ANTs, and (other) dangerous things : "hybrid" discourses -- A nice derangement of epistemes : radical reflexivity and the science wars -- Conclusion : the hyperbolic derangement of epistemes
Control code
ocm52377443
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
x, 390 p.
Isbn
9780226978628
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2003011970

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