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Putting Science in Its Place

Geographies of Scientific Knowledge

by David N. Livingstone

  • 277 Want to read
  • 32 Currently reading

Published by University Of Chicago Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Interdisciplinary Studies,
  • Science: General Issues,
  • Science,
  • Science/Mathematics,
  • Historical Geography,
  • History,
  • Science / History,
  • General,
  • Science and civilization,
  • Social aspects

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages244
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9768365M
    ISBN 100226487229
    ISBN 109780226487229

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He takes the enormous achievements of science for granted but he insists that science is always grounded in particular times and places. Start your review of Putting Philosophy to Work: Inquiry and Its Place in Culture, Essays on Science, Religion, Law, Literature, and Life Write a review /5. Putting Science in its Place: Geographies of Scientific Knowledge Article in Geographical Research 43(4) December with 8 Reads How we measure 'reads'.

Putting Technology in Its Place Kentaro Toyama went to India with noble intentions for using technology to improve people’s lives.

Now he’s wrestling with why the impact was so : Brian Bergstein. It appears to be a metaphysical fact, and the explanation for which, if there can be one, must come from beyond science.

The comment from Einstein is a keeper. Trigg splendidly puts scientism in its place. We take it for granted that nature is a book that is not only decipherable but eager to be read, as if written to be so. David Livingstone’s Putting Science in Its Place is a great book.

Well-researched, engagingly written. It has been especially helpful to me in my own research–which covers medical practices in seventeenth-century France, England, and Italy. From the jacket: We are accustomed to thinking of science and its findings as universal.

Together with its companion volume, Out of Eden, Putting Liberalism in Its Place finally answers Clifford Geertz’s call for a political theology of modernity. Paul W. Kahn is the Robert W. Winner Professor of Law and Humanities at Yale Law School, where he is also Director of the Orville H.

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