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- DescriptionClosely examining some of our most deeply held tions about the role of science, distinguished philosopher Philip Kitcher engages the heated debate about how scientific kwledge should be pursued and employed. Kitcher paints a pragmatic portrait of the sciences that allows for the possibility of scientific truth but netheless permits social consensus to determine which avenues need to be investigated.
- Author BiographyPhilip Kitcher is Professor of Philosophy at Columbia University and author of The Nature of Mathematical Knowledge (OUP, 1983); The Advancement of Science (OUP, 1993); and In Mendel's Mirror (OUP, 2003).
- Author(s)Philip Kitcher
- PublisherOxford University Press Inc
- Date of Publication01/09/2003
- SubjectScience & Mathematics: Textbooks & Study Guides
- Series TitleOxford Studies in the Philosophy of Science
- Place of PublicationNew York
- Country of PublicationUnited States
- ImprintOxford University Press Inc
- Content Noteblack & white illustrations
- Weight344 g
- Width154 mm
- Height234 mm
- Spine15 mm
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