The Advancement of Science: Science Without Legend, Objectivity Without Illusions
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The Advancement of Science: Science Without Legend, Objectivity Without Illusions

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Setting a new agenda for the philosophy of science and for other "science studies" disciplines, in this book the well-known philosopher Philip Kitcher offers an innovative and detailed picture of the advancement of science. During the last three decades, reflections on the growth of scientific knowledge have inspired historians, sociologists, and some philosophers to conte...more
Paperback, 432 pages
Published January 1st 1995 by Oxford University Press, USA (first published January 1st 1993)
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