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Using Repertoires to Explore Changing Practices in Recent Coral Research

Rachel A. Ankeny and Sabina Leonelli

in Why Study Biology by the Sea?

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9780226672762
eISBN:
9780226673097
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226673097.003.0011
Subject:
Biology, Ecology

In the last three decades of the twentieth century, scientists working in coral reef biology documented unprecedented and extensive changes and degradation of reefs worldwide. This chapter ... More


Scientific Change

Anouk Barberousse

in The Philosophy of Science: A Companion

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
July 2018
ISBN:
9780190690649
eISBN:
9780190690670
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190690649.003.0006
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Science

How should we think of the dynamics of science? What are the relationships between an earlier theory and the theory that has superseded it? This chapter introduces the heated debates on the nature of ... More


A (Very) Few Concluding Thoughts

R. Barker Bausell

in The Problem with Science: The Reproducibility Crisis and What to do About It

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
February 2021
ISBN:
9780197536537
eISBN:
9780197536568
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197536537.003.0012
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

In this chapter, educational recommendations for future scientists are suggested followed by possible scenarios that may characterize the future of the reproducibility initiatives discussed in ... More


Physical Theory: Method and Interpretation

Lawrence Sklar (ed.)

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
October 2014
ISBN:
9780195145649
eISBN:
9780199396740
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195145649.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Science, General

The contributions by distinguished philosophers of science in this collection provide a survey of two aspects of contemporary philosophy of science, the methods of physical science and crucial ... More


Reforming Political Economy

in Reforming Philosophy: A Victorian Debate on Science and Society

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
March 2013
ISBN:
9780226767338
eISBN:
9780226767352
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226767352.003.0007
Subject:
Philosophy, General

This chapter discusses Whewell's politics. Mill believed that Whewell's philosophy was the paradigmatic example of an antireformist view justifying the current status quo. But Whewell's actual ... More


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