The Cognitive Turn Sociological and Psychological Perspectives on Science

If nothing else, the twelve papers assembled in this volume should lay to rest the idea that the interesting debates about the nature of science are still being conducted by "internalists" vs. "externalists,"" rationalists" vs. "arationalists, n or even "norma...

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Other Authors: Fuller, Steve (Editor), de Mey, Marc (Editor), Shinn, T. (Editor), Woolgar, Steve (Editor)
Format: eBook
Published: Dordrecht Springer Netherlands 1989, 1989
Edition:1st ed. 1989
Series:Sociology of the Sciences Yearbook
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Collection: Springer Book Archives -2004 - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Table of Contents:
  • One Mapping the Study of Scientific Cognition
  • The Units of Analysis in Science Studies
  • Contributions of Psychology to an Integrative Science Studies: The Shape of Things to Come
  • Two Models for Studying Scientific Cognition
  • Error and Scientific Reasoning: An Experimental Inquiry
  • Scientific Cognition: Hot or Cold?
  • Tacit Knowledge and the Project of Computer Modelling Cognitive Processes in Science
  • Three The Modularity of Scientific Cognition
  • Granny, the Naked Emperor and the Second Cognitive Revolution
  • Cognitive Process and Social Practice: The Case of Experimental Macroscopic Physics
  • Four Language as an Indicator of Scientific Cognition
  • Models of Language Learning and their Implications for Social Constructionist Analyses of Scientific Belief
  • Professor Campbell on Models of Language-Learning and the Sociology of Science: A Reply
  • Reductionist Rhetoric: Expository Strategies and the Development of the Molecular Neurobiology of Behavior
  • Five The Prospects for an Integration of Approaches
  • Representation, Cognition and Self: What Hope for an Integration of Psychology and Sociology?
  • Integrating the Science Studies Disciplines
  • Participants at the Yearbook Conference