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Scientific perspectivism

Author: Ronald N Giere
Publisher: Chicago [u.a.] Univ. of Chicago Press 2010
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Paperback edView all editions and formats
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Many people assume that the claims of scientists are objective truths. This title argues that the acts of observing and theorizing are both matters of perspective - which makes scientific knowledge  Read more...

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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Ronald N Giere
ISBN: 0226292134 9780226292137 0226292126 9780226292120
OCLC Number: 934432475
Notes: Literaturverz. S. [137] - 146
Description: 151, [8] S. Ill., graph. Darst., Kt. 23 cm
Responsibility: Ronald N. Giere

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"Clear and engaging." - Peter Lipton, Science. "A wonderful volume: insightful, compact, and readable." - Evan Selinger, "Quarterly Review of Biology"

 
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