Defending science--within reason : between scientism and cynicism / Susan Haack.

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Main Author: Haack, Susan
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: Amherst, N.Y. : Prometheus Books, 2003.
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Table of Contents:
  • Neither sacred nor a confidence trick : the critical common-sensist manifesto
  • Nail soup : a brief, opinionated history of the old deferentialism
  • Clues to the puzzle of scientific evidence : a more-so story
  • The long arm of common sense : instead of a theory of scientific method
  • Realistically speaking : how science fumbles, and sometimes forges, ahead
  • The same, only different : integrating the intentional
  • A modest proposal : the sensible program in sociology of science
  • Stronger than fiction : science, literature, and the "literature of science"
  • Entangled in the bramble bush : science in the law
  • Point of honor : on science and religion
  • What man can achieve when he really puts his mind to it : the value, and the values, of science
  • Not till it's over : reflections on the end of science.