2011

Feminist Epistemology and Philosophy of Science

Power in Knowledge

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ISBN: 978-1-4020-6834-8 (Print) 978-1-4020-6835-5 (Online)

Table of contents (12 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xxx

  2. Intersections: Feminism, Epistemology, and Science Studies

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 3-24

      The Marginalization of Feminist Epistemology and What That Reveals About Epistemology ‘Proper’

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      Pages 25-44

      Contextualism in Feminist Epistemology and Philosophy of Science

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      Pages 45-67

      Altogether Now: A Virtue-Theoretic Approach to Pluralism in Feminist Epistemology

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      Pages 69-83

      The Implications of the New Materialisms for Feminist Epistemology

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      Pages 85-108

      Interrogating the Modernity vs. Tradition Contrast: Whose Science and Technology for Whose Social Progress?

  3. Democracy and Diversity in Knowledge Practices

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 109-109

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      Pages 111-132

      Diversity and Dissent in Science: Does Democracy Always Serve Feminist Aims?

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      Pages 133-155

      What Is in It for Me? The Benefits of Diversity in Scientific Communities

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      Pages 157-179

      What Knowers Know Well: Women, Work and the Academy

  4. Contexts of Oppression: Accountability in Knowing

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 181-181

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      Pages 183-203

      More Than Skin Deep: Situated Communities and Agent Orange in the Aluoi Valley, Vietnam

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      Pages 205-222

      ‘They Treated Him Well’: Fact, Fiction, and the Politics of Knowledge

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      Pages 223-240

      Wrongful Requests and Strategic Refusals to Understand

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      Pages 241-262

      Liberatory Epistemology and the Sharing of Knowledge: Querying the Norms

  5. Back Matter

    Pages 263-268