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The edge of objectivity : an essay in the history of scientific ideas

Author: Charles Coulston Gillispie
Publisher: Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press, 1990, ©1988.
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Focusing on the social context of science rather than its internal dynamics, this book views science more as a threatening instance of power than as an accumulation of knowledge. It provides an  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Gillispie, Charles Coulston.
Edge of objectivity.
Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press, 1990, ©1988
(OCoLC)971333238
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Charles Coulston Gillispie
ISBN: 0691023506 9780691023502 0691079528 9780691079523
OCLC Number: 23276609
Notes: "First printing with the new preface."
Description: xxvi, 562 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
Responsibility: by Charles Coulston Gillispie.

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