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Putting philosophy to work : inquiry and its place in culture : essays on science, religion, law, literature, and life

Autore: Susan Haack
Editore: Amherst, N.Y. : Prometheus Books, 2008.
Edizione/Formato:   book_printbook : EnglishVedi tutte le edizioni e i formati
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"This wide-ranging collection of Susan Haack's new and recent essays offers applied philosophy in a new key and a fresh voice - subtle, penetrating analyses of vital issues about science, society, religion, law, literature, even about what makes a life meaningful." "Whether she is telling the "sad, sleazy saga" of a drug company's efforts to suppress the unfavorable results of a clinical trial it had funded,  Per saperne di più…
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Genere/forma: Aufsatzsammlung
Informazioni aggiuntive sul formato: Online version:
Haack, Susan.
Putting philosophy to work.
Amherst, N.Y. : Prometheus Books, 2008
(OCoLC)647267938
Tipo materiale: Risorsa internet
Tipo documento: Book, Internet Resource
Tutti gli autori / Collaboratori: Susan Haack
ISBN: 9781591025283 1591025281
Numero OCLC: 137244782
Descrizione: 264 pages ; 24 cm
Contenuti: Staying for an answer : the untidy process of groping for truth --
The same, only different --
The unity of truth and the plurality of truths --
Coherence, consistency, cogency, congruity, cohesiveness, &c. : remain calm! don't go overboard! --
Not cynicism, but synechism : lessons from classical pragmatism --
Science, economics, "vision" --
The integrity of science : what it means, why it matters --
Scientific secrecy and "spin" : the sad, sleazy story of the trials of remune --
Truth and justice, inquiry and advocacy, science and law --
Trial and error : the Supreme Court's philosophy of science --
An epistemologist among the epidemiologists --
Fallibilism and faith, naturalism and the supernatural, science and religion --
The ideal of intellectual integrity, in life and literature --
After my own heart : Dorothy Sayers's feminism --
Worthwhile lives --
Why I am not an oxymoron --
Formal philosophy? : a plea for pluralism.
Responsabilità: Susan Haack.
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Abstract:

"This wide-ranging collection of Susan Haack's new and recent essays offers applied philosophy in a new key and a fresh voice - subtle, penetrating analyses of vital issues about science, society, religion, law, literature, even about what makes a life meaningful." "Whether she is telling the "sad, sleazy saga" of a drug company's efforts to suppress the unfavorable results of a clinical trial it had funded, disentangling the many senses of "coherent," or reflecting on the growth of intellectual character, Haack writes with the clarity, verve, and wit her readers have come to expect."--Jacket.

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