Jun 06, 2020
Kuhn S Structure of Scientific Revolutions - 50 Years on
Posted by William J. Devlin Alisa Bokulich

In 1962, the publication of Thomas Kuhn s Structure revolutionized the way one conducts philosophical and historical studies of science Through the introduction of both memorable and controversial notions, such as paradigms, scientific revolutions, and incommensurability, Kuhn argued against the traditionally accepted notion of scientific change as a progression towards tIn 1962, the publication of Thomas Kuhn s Structure revolutionized the way one conducts philosophical and historical studies of science Through the introduction of both memorable and controversial notions, such as paradigms, scientific revolutions, and incommensurability, Kuhn argued against the traditionally accepted notion of scientific change as a progression towards the truth about nature, and instead substituted the idea that science is a puzzle solving activity, operating under paradigms, which become discarded after it fails to respond accordingly to anomalous challenges and a rival paradigm Kuhn s Structure has sold over 1.4 million copies and the Times Literary Supplement named it one of the Hundred Most Influential Books since the Second World War Now, fifty years after this groundbreaking work was published, this volume offers a timely reappraisal of the legacy of Kuhn s book and an investigation into what Structure offers philosophical, historical, and sociological studies of science in the future.

  • Title: Kuhn S Structure of Scientific Revolutions - 50 Years on
  • Author: William J. Devlin Alisa Bokulich
  • ISBN: 9783319133829
  • Page: 112
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Kuhn S Structure of Scientific Revolutions Years on In the publication of Thomas Kuhn s Structure revolutionized the way one conducts philosophical and historical studies of science Through the introduction of both memorable and controversial not

    Alexander Smith

    This book gave a very concise overview of the present state of Kuhn's thoughts and the historic development of particular questions the book raises. It is an excellent resource from the perspectives of many experts on Kuhn, epistemology, ontology, scientific history, and Kuhn's relations to other fields of science. It was a much needed road map for references in my own thinking.



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