Understanding Perspectivism

This edited collection is the first of its kind to explore the view callederspectivism in the philosophy of science. The book brings together anrray of essays that reflect on the methodological promises and scientifichallenges of perspectivism in a variety of fields such as physics, biology,ognitive...

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Language:English
Published: Taylor & Francis 2020
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Summary:This edited collection is the first of its kind to explore the view callederspectivism in the philosophy of science. The book brings together anrray of essays that reflect on the methodological promises and scientifichallenges of perspectivism in a variety of fields such as physics, biology,ognitive neuroscience, and cancer research, just for a few examples. Whatre the advantages of using a plurality of perspectives in a given scientific fieldnd for interdisciplinary research? Can different perspectives be integrated?hat is the relation between perspectivism, pluralism, and pragmatism?hese ten new essays by top scholars in the field offer a kaleidoscopicourney toward understanding the view called “perspectivism” and itselevance to science.
Physical Description:210
ISBN:9781315145198
9781138503069