Monthly Archives: May 2014

Malcolm Ashmore on Sociology of Science as a Weak Discipline

Originally posted on ANTHEM:
“The sociology of science in 15 minutes!” Can the comparatively weak discipline of the sociology of science produce anything as credible (knowledge, facts, truths) as those comparatively “strong” disciplines it investigates? Indeed, why should we trust…

Malcolm Ashmore on Sociology of Science as a Weak Discipline

Originally posted on ANTHEM:
“The sociology of science in 15 minutes!” Can the comparatively weak discipline of the sociology of science produce anything as credible (knowledge, facts, truths) as those comparatively “strong” disciplines it investigates? Indeed, why should we trust…