Includes bibliographical references and index. isbn (alk. paper) — isbn (pbk.: alk. paper) 1. Science — Philosophy. 2. Science. A nice derangement of epistemes: post-positivism in the study of science from and the science wars; Conclusion: the hyperbolic derangement of epistemes. Filling a gap in scholarship to date, A Nice Derangement of Epistemes will appeal to historians, philosophers, philosophers of science, and the broader scientific.
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Reconstructing the history of these critiques, John H. Receive exclusive offers and updates from Oxford Academic. Zammito shows how problems that Quine and Kuhn saw in the philosophy of the natural sciences inspired a turn to the philosophy of language for resolution.
Zammito argues that while so-called postpositivist theories of science are very often invoked, they actually provide little support for fashionable postmodern approaches to science studies. Science and the Quest for Meaning. University of Chicago Press.
Kuhns Misadventures with Incommensurability. Bloor, Latour, and the Field. Jeff Kochan – – Social Studies of Science 40 4: To purchase short term access, please sign in to your Oxford Academic account above. In essence, Zammito argues that none of the problems with positivism provides the slightest justification for denigrating empirical inquiry and scientific practice, delivering quite a blow to the “discipline” postmodern science studies.
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