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Common Knowledge (2017) 23 (1): 106–107.
Published: 01 January 2017
...Guido Giglioni Martin Craig , Subverting Aristotle: Religion, History, and Philosophy in Early Modern Science . ( Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press , 2014 ), 262 pp. © 2017 by Duke University Press 2017...
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Common Knowledge (2017) 23 (1): 1–18.
Published: 01 January 2017
... of the treatise ethical mental (1897),Good of the funda the TheJustification hand, other the On work. sophical self- national as a field of Letter” (1836), “Philosophic philosophy” invented first “Russian his in Chaadayev, Pyotr Shelley). (Mary fiction science noveland (WalterScott) torical...
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Common Knowledge (2023) 29 (1): 41–58.
Published: 01 January 2023
... it possible “to predict and control” developments. 9 In Rorty's own view, he was walking in the footsteps of William James and John Dewey with these proposals, and in conformance with the philosophy and history of science of Thomas Kuhn and Paul Feyerabend. Rorty certainly demythologizes epistemology...
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Common Knowledge (2011) 17 (2): 205–220.
Published: 01 April 2011
..., Toulmin's teacher and a lover of Tolstoy. All three men understood philosophy as having taken a wrong turn with the rise of rationalism, which occasioned to the idea that social life could be shown to conform to a hard science modeled on Newtonian physics. They saw the dream of a social science as entirely...
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Common Knowledge (2023) 29 (1): 72–85.
Published: 01 January 2023
... that Rorty also wrote, “There is nothing wrong with science, there is only something wrong with the attempt to divinize it” ( Objectivity, Relativism, and Truth , 34 ). 43. Cf. Rorty, Philosophy and the Mirror of Nature , 188 . 42. This issue between Dewey and Rorty about experience...
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Common Knowledge (2016) 22 (2): 171–177.
Published: 01 May 2016
...Caroline Walker Bynum Caroline Walker Bynum has written extensively about medieval religious objects and about the background to medieval understandings of materiality in theology, natural philosophy, and science. Here she turns to a very different consideration of objects, asking how they reflect...
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Common Knowledge (2011) 17 (3): 441–449.
Published: 01 August 2011
... thinkers, and “left-wing Kuhnians” under the rubric of the “new fuzziness.” The term had been introduced as an insult by a philosopher of science with positivist leanings, but Rorty took it up as an “endearing” compliment, arguing that “to be less fuzzy” was also to be “less genial, tolerant, open-minded...
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Common Knowledge (2014) 20 (2): 223–234.
Published: 01 April 2014
... of the preoccupations central remain been it has ofwhat it and is questions dothe philosophy in Only navelgazing. jettisons of ofphilosophy, philosophy. science free out) Once part branched be to all have biology,psychology and chemistry, physics, mathematics, andcease (after entific sci become...
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Common Knowledge (2022) 28 (3): 424–442.
Published: 01 September 2022
... and Intervening: Introductory Topics in the Philosophy of Natural Science . Cambridge : Cambridge University Press , 1983 . Haraway Donna . Modest_Witness@Second_Millennium. FemaleMan_Meets_OncoMouse: Feminism and Technoscience . 2nd ed. New York : Routledge , 2018 . Hennion Antoine...
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Common Knowledge (2016) 22 (3): 373–384.
Published: 01 September 2016
... science.1 I was prepared to address a series of widely recognized questions of epistemology and ontology, but my project was motivated by what William James would have called “live questions” — the sort of question that no philosophy seminar would ever discuss. When I had first taken LSD, at age...
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Common Knowledge (2011) 17 (1): 201–204.
Published: 01 January 2011
...; and The Sociology of Philosophies: A Global Theory of Intellectual Change, which received the ASA prize for best book and the Ludwig Fleck Prize from the Society for Social Studies of Science. Caryl Emerson is the A. Watson Armour III University Professor of Slavic Languages and Literature at Princeton...
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Common Knowledge (2023) 29 (1): 86–101.
Published: 01 January 2023
....” References Brandom Robert . Making It Explicit . Cambridge, MA : Harvard University , 1994 . Chisholm Roderick , and Sellars Wilfrid . “ Intentionality and the Mental .” In Minnesota Studies in the Philosophy of Science , vol. 2 , edited by Feigl Herbert , Scriven...
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Common Knowledge (2007) 13 (2-3): 531–535.
Published: 01 August 2007
... with Ani- mals, Biographies of Scientific Objects, Things that Talk, The Moral Authority of Nature, and the early modern volume in the Cambridge History of Science are among her other coauthored and edited texts. Arnold I. Davidson, executive editor of Critical Inquiry, is professor of philosophy...
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Common Knowledge (2011) 17 (3): 581–583.
Published: 01 August 2011
... The . Professor of the philosophy of science at the Free University of Brussels, her books in her in of books of. at of science philosophy Professor the Freethe Brussels, University...
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Common Knowledge (2013) 19 (3): 583–588.
Published: 01 August 2013
... . Professor of the philosophy of science at the Free University of Brussels, her books in in herbooks of Brussels, FreeUniversity atthe ofscience philosophy ofthe . Professor...
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Common Knowledge (2023) 29 (1): 59–71.
Published: 01 January 2023
... obtained their first tenure-track positions in the mid-1950s and were colleagues at Princeton for almost fifteen years in the 1960s and 1970s. Rorty's engagement with the history and philosophy of science never went very deep, and he relied heavily on Kuhn's work in those fields. In support of his own...
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Common Knowledge (2022) 28 (3): 402–423.
Published: 01 September 2022
... Change, Rug-Pulling, and the Rhetoric of Philosophy .” Common Knowledge 28 , no. 3 ( 2022 ): 380 – 401 . Goodson Jacob L. The Dark Years? Philosophy, Politics, and the Problem of Predictions . Eugene, OR : Cascade , 2020 . Haraway Donna . “ Situated Knowledges: The Science...
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Common Knowledge (2023) 29 (1): 136–139.
Published: 01 January 2023
..., Morality, Art, Science, and Philosophy ; In Other Words: Transpositions of Philosophy in J. M. Coetzee's “Jesus” Trilogy ; The Wounded Animal: J. M. Coetzee and the Difficulty of Reality ; Stanley Cavell: Philosophy's Recounting of the Ordinary ; Inheritance and Originality: Wittgenstein, Heidegger...
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Common Knowledge (2022) 28 (3): 380–401.
Published: 01 September 2022
... that localized authority is achieved, Latour and Haraway have given us better tools for confronting our contemporary situation, when a bad appropriation of the postmodern critique of knowledge threatens to undercut all claims to expertise. Rorty credits the philosophy of science, and particularly Thomas...
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Common Knowledge (2003) 9 (1): 50–77.
Published: 01 January 2003
... constraints.21 The rubric of “rational sciences,” 56 by contrast, subsumes methods of inquiry derived from Greek philosophy—and the infusion of Platonic and Aristotelian thought, in particular—made possible...