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Philosophies Of Science

Feminist Theories, 1st Edition

By Jane Duran


223 pages

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This book presents the feminist critique of science and the philosophy of science in such a way that students of philosophy of science, philosophers, feminist theorists, and scientists will find the material accessible and intellectually rigorous.

Table of Contents

Preface -- The Growth of Philosophy of Science -- Philosophy of Science: An Overview -- Positivism and the Vienna Circle -- Positivist Influences -- The New Moves in Science Studies -- Kuhnian Revolutions -- Philosophy/Sociology of Science -- The Advent of Feminist Theory -- Extensions of Philosophy of Science -- The Radical Critique of Science -- Naturalizing Scientific Justification -- Conclusion -- Concluding Comments

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