The Scientific Attitude

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Westview Press, cop. 1.987., 1987 - Science - 141 pages
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The Scientific Attitude presents a systematic account of the cognitive and social features of science. Written by an experimental biologist actively engaged in research, the work is unique in its attempt to understand science in terms of day-to-day practice. The book goes beyond the traditional description of science that focuses on method and logic to characterize the scientific attitude as a way of looking at the world.

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Contents

Making Observations
5
Experimental Design and Interpretation
21
Transmission of the Thought Style
43
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