PHL321 Philosophy of Science
Professor: Craig DeLancey
Read: read chapter 8 of our textbook. Answer the
questions on BlackBoard, which are:
- Klee is very critical of Latour and Woolgar's claims
about science. What does he sees as their central flaw?
- Klee is very critical of Shapin and Schaffer's
reconstruction of the Hobbes - vs - Boyle debate. What
does he sees as the central flaw in Shapin and Schaffer's
Read: read this
selection on social
construction of emotions.
Tentative Assignments (subject to revision)
Read: read chapter 9 of our textbook.
Read: selection from Foucault on madness.
Read: read chapter 10 of our textbook.
Optional, worth watching for an example of the issue of
whether atoms exist.
Note. On this day, unfortunately, I cannot have my
office hours. I will have office hours all day December
11 to make up for this.
Take home final "paper" due before 4:00 pm.
I will post questions here soon.