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Kitcher, Philip 1947-

Science in a democratic society Philip Kitcher - Amherst, N.Y. Prometheus Books 2011 - 270 páginas

Preface -- Introduction -- The Erosion of Scientific Authority -- Disappointment and Overconfidence -- The Division of Epistemic Labor -- Sources of Trouble -- Values and Science -- Discussing Values -- Ethics as a Human Project -- Ethical Progress? -- Renewing the Project -- Values in Science -- Democratic Values -- Taking Democracy Seriously -- Ideals of Freedom -- Equality in Freedom -- A Picture of Democracy -- The Evolution of Public Knowledge -- Origins -- The Public Depository -- Later Variants -- From Private to Public -- Well-Ordered Science -- Scientific Significance -- Well-Ordered Science: Explanation -- Well-Ordered Science: Defense -- Merely an Ideal? -- Constraints on Pursuit -- Public Reason -- Problems of Certification? -- Fraud and Misrepresentation in Science Research -- Well-Ordered Certification and Ideal Transparency -- The Role(s) of Philosophy of Science: A Brief Excursion -- Chimeric Epistermologies and Opaque Value-Judgments -- Suggestions for Improvement -- Applications and Access -- Using Public Knowledge -- The Need for Improved Access -- Science in Public Debate -- The Shibboleth of "Free Discussion" -- Educating Citizens -- Diversity and Dissent -- Diversity within Scientific Fields -- Varieties of Diversity -- Markets, Norms, and Team Players -- Dissent -- Political Entanglements? -- Actual Choices -- The History of Life -- Biomedical Technology -- Genetically Modified Organisms -- Climate Change -- Notes -- References -- Index. Chapter 1. 1. 2. 3. 4. Chapter 2. 5. 6. 7. 8. Chapter 3. 9. 10. 11. 12. Chapter 4. 13. 14. 15. 16. Chapter 5. 17. 18. 19. 20. 21. Chapter 6. 22. 23. 24. 25. 26. 27. Chapter 7. 28. 29. 30. 31. 32. Chapter 8. 33. 34. 35. 36. 37. Chapter 9. 38. 39. 40. 41.


Texto en inglés

9781616144074 1616144076

2011014989

015809459 Uk


Ciencia --Aspectos sociales
Ciencia --Filosofía
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