Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Start by marking “Against Relativism: Philosophy of Science, Deconstruction and Critical Theory” as Want to Read:
Against Relativism: Philosophy of Science, Deconstruction and Critical Theory
Enlarge cover
Rate this book
Clear rating

Against Relativism: Philosophy of Science, Deconstruction and Critical Theory

4.0 of 5 stars 4.00  ·  rating details  ·  1 rating  ·  0 reviews
This book offers a vigorous and constructive challenge to relativism by examining a wide range of anti-realist theories, and in response offering a variety of arguments amounting to a strong defence of critical realism in the natural and social sciences.
Paperback, 344 pages
Published October 31st 1997 by Wiley-Blackwell (first published 1997)
more details... edit details

Friend Reviews

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

Reader Q&A

To ask other readers questions about Against Relativism, please sign up.

Be the first to ask a question about Against Relativism

This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Add this book to your favorite list »

Community Reviews

(showing 1-15 of 15)
filter  |  sort: default (?)  |  rating details
Filip Tvrdý
Filip Tvrdý marked it as to-read
Feb 06, 2015
Bennath marked it as to-read
Nov 14, 2014
Michael Mcdonough
Michael Mcdonough marked it as to-read
Jul 28, 2014
Frank Spencer
Frank Spencer marked it as to-read
Mar 06, 2014
Walter Alvarez
Walter Alvarez is currently reading it
Nov 16, 2013
Jackie Blackwood
Jackie Blackwood marked it as to-read
Sep 05, 2013
Paul marked it as to-read
Jun 06, 2013
Amie marked it as to-read
Feb 13, 2013
Jacob Lester
Jacob Lester marked it as to-read
Jan 17, 2013
Ted marked it as to-read
Aug 11, 2011
Yvonne added it
Jul 24, 2011
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Be the first to start one »
As of 2007 he is Distinguished Research Professor in Philosophy at Cardiff University. He completed his PhD in English at University College London in 1975, while Sir Frank Kermode served as the Lord Northcliffe Professor of modern English literature there.

Until 1991 Norris taught in the Cardiff English Department. He has also held fellowships and visiting appointments at a number of institutions,
More about Christopher Norris...
Deconstruction: Theory and Practice Derrida What's Wrong with Postmodernism?: Critical Theory and the Ends of Philosophy Epistemology: Key Concepts in Philosophy Uncritical Theory: Postmodernism, Intellectuals and the Gulf War

Share This Book