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Author Smith, Barbara Herrnstein
Title Scandalous knowledge : science, truth and the human / Barbara Herrnstein Smith
Imprint Edinburgh : Edinburgh University Press, c2005
LOCATION CALL # STATUS OPACMSG BARCODE
 Fu Ssu-Nien WTN LANG BK  Q175.32.C66 S643 2005    AVAILABLE    30530000836114
Descript x, 198 p. ; 24 cm
Series The frontiers of theory
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. [172]-185) and index
Introduction: Scandals of Knowledge -- Pre-Post-Modern Relativism -- Netting Truth: Ludwik Fleck's Constructivist Genealogy -- Cutting-Edge Equivocation: Conceptual Moves and Rhetorical Strategies in Contemporary Anti-Epistemology -- Disciplinary Cultures and Tribal Warfare: The Sciences and the Humanities Today -- Super Natural Science: The Claims of Evolutionary Psychology -- Animal Relatives, Difficult Relations
Subject Constructive realism
Knowledge, Theory of
Science -- Philosophy
Postmodernism
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