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Author Smith, Barbara Herrnstein
Title Scandalous knowledge : science, truth and the human / Barbara Herrnstein Smith
Imprint Durham, N.C. : Duke University Press, 2006
book jacket
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 Ethnology Library  Q175.32.C66 S65 2006    AVAILABLE    30520020648441
Descript viii, 198 p. ; 24 cm
Series Science and cultural 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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