Author:Daston, Lorraine J

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OBJECTIVITY

By: Daston, Lorraine J.

Price: ¥3,000.00

Publisher: 9781890951788: 2007

Seller ID: RWARE0000042790

ISBN: 1890951781

Condition: Very Good/Very Good


A copy that has been read, but is in excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged. The emergence of objectivity in the mid-nineteenth-century sciences, as revealed through images in scientific atlases-a story of how lofty epistemic ideals fuse with workaday practices.Objectivity has a history, and it is full of surprises. In Objectivity, Lorraine Daston and Peter Galison chart the emergence of objectivity in the mid-nineteenth-century sciences-and show how the concept differs from its alternatives, truth-to-nature and trained judgm... View more info