New Ways of Knowing: The Sciences, Society, and Reconstructive Knowledge

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Rowman & Littlefield Pub Incorporated, 1987 - Social Science - 293 pages
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Examines the social and ethical aspects of science and argues that research should incorporate social responsibility, democratic principles, and ethical standards

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Contents

Reconstruction and Its Knowledge Method
8
Idols of Modern Science and
37
Toward a Reconstructive Political Science
69
Copyright

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About the author (1987)

MARCUS RASKIN is the distinguished fellow and cofounder of the Institute for Policy Studies, the first think tank of its kind. He is also Professor of Policy Studies at George Washington University, a member of the editorial board of the Nation, and author or editor of 20 books, including In Democracy's Shadow (2005), edited with Carl Le Van, and Liberalism (2004).

Bernstein teaches physics at Hampshire College, holds a visiting research position at M.I.T., and is president of ISIS.

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