The Routledge Handbook of Feminist Philosophy of Science (Innbundet)

Serie: Routledge Handbooks in Philosophy 

Innbinding: Innbundet
Utgivelsesår: 2020
Antall sider: 16
Forlag: Taylor & Francis Ltd
Språk: Engelsk
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ISBN/EAN: 9781138579859
Kategori: Matematikk
Omtale The Routledge Handbook of Feminist Philosophy of Science
The Routledge Handbook of Feminist Philosophy of Science is a comprehensive resource for feminist thinking about and in the sciences. Its 33 chapters were written exclusively for this Handbook by a group of leading international philosophers as well as scholars in gender studies, women's studies, psychology, economics, and political science.


The chapters of the Handbook are organized into four main parts:


I. Hidden Figures and Historical Critique


II. Theoretical Frameworks


III. Key Concepts and Issues


IV. Feminist Philosophy of Science in Practice.


The chapters in this extensive, fourth part examine the relevance of feminist philosophical thought for a range of scientific and professional disciplines, including biology and biomedical sciences; psychology, cognitive science, and neuroscience; the social sciences; physics; and public policy.


The Handbook gives a snapshot of the current state of feminist philosophy of science, allowing students and other newcomers to get up to speed quickly in the subfield and providing a handy reference for many different kinds of researchers.

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