Objectivity in Science

New Perspectives from Science and Technology Studies

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ISBN: 978-3-319-14348-4 (Print) 978-3-319-14349-1 (Online)

Table of contents (11 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-vi

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    Pages 1-15

    Introduction: Objectivity in Science

  3. Positions on Objectivity in Contemporary Science and Technology Studies

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 17-17

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      Pages 19-33

      Let’s Not Talk About Objectivity

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      Pages 35-55

      Objectivity for Sciences from Below

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      Pages 57-75

      The Journalist, the Scientist, and Objectivity

  4. Objectivity as a Topic in Historical Epistemology

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 77-77

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      Pages 79-99

      The Ethos of Critique in German Idealism

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      Pages 101-122

      The Physiology of the Sense Organs and Early Neo-Kantian Conceptions of Objectivity: Helmholtz, Lange, Liebmann

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      Pages 123-144

      Seeing and Hearing: Charcot, Freud and the Objectivity of Hysteria

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      Chapter

      Pages 145-169

      Objectivities in Print

  5. Securing Objectivity in Scientific Communities

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 171-171

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      Chapter

      Pages 173-188

      Objectivity, Intellectual Virtue, and Community

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      Pages 189-210

      A Plurality of Pluralisms: Collaborative Practice in Archaeology

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      Pages 211-226

      The View from Here and There: Objectivity and the Rhetoric of Breast Cancer