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The source and status of values for socially responsible science

Matthew J. Brown
2012 Philosophical Studies  
Building on a significant body of work in philosophy of science, especially feminist philosophy of science, that undermines the view that science can or ought to be value-free, Kourany considers several  ...  This also differentiates Kourany's approach from the brand of feminist underdeterminationism that likewise insists that the role of values comes in filling in the gap left by underdetermination, and thus  ... 
doi:10.1007/s11098-012-0070-x fatcat:rrn3nufwrvaenhkkvdy5dgw2ca

The Ethics of Hybrid Subjects: Feminist Constructivism According to Donna Haraway

Baukje Prins
1995 Science, Technology and Human Values  
The work of Donna Haraway, feminist scholar and historian of science and technology, covers many issues and disciplines: from literary science fiction to immune system discourse, from primatology to feminist  ...  This article discusses the viability of a feminist constructivist approach of knowledge through the careful reading of the work of the feminist scholar and historian of science and technology, Donna Haraway  ...  &dquo; Thus the epistemological subject is constituted by constructed bodies that perceive, interpret, measure, and value the world from their particular and partial perspectives.  ... 
doi:10.1177/016224399502000305 fatcat:tgvx5sxvzrabzlyyxgfmtandfm

Feminist Philosophy of Science: Values and Objectivity

Sharon Crasnow
2013 Philosophy Compass  
Feminist philosophy of science appears to present problems for the ideal of value-free science. These difficulties also challenge a traditional understanding of the objectivity of science.  ...  The present essay considers several recent and influential feminist approaches to the role of social and political values in science, with particular focus on feminist empiricism and feminist standpoint  ...  Feminist Empiricism Sandra Harding's (1986) classification of feminist epistemologies into three types -feminist empiricism, feminist standpoint theory, and feminist postmodernism -serves as a starting  ... 
doi:10.1111/phc3.12023 fatcat:ftpcv4a3vre2tn6oackjax62bu

Redirecting Feminist Critiques of Science

Martha Mccaughey
1993 Hypatia  
of feminist critiques of science.  ...  Reviews and discusses Sandra Harding's tripartite model of feminist critiques of science.  ...  The supposition that there could and should be a privileged correct description of the world from an extemalist perspective, or that such a privileged perspective is necessary for deciding between competing  ... 
doi:10.1111/j.1527-2001.1993.tb00276.x fatcat:55xve3ugtngarcqltebv7rngyy

Feminist philosophy of science: 'standpoint' and knowledge

Sharon Crasnow
2006 Science & Education  
Feminist philosophy of science has been criticized on several counts.  ...  of scientific knowledge and can provide a feminist epistemology.  ...  From the perspective of the philosophy of science the primary question is whether feminist epistemology produces good science or at least better science than science produced by other methods.  ... 
doi:10.1007/s11191-006-9069-z fatcat:pcc7pjftbrgqjlamdyh5g2wiqm

Pragmatism and Embodiment as Resources for Feminist Interventions in Science

Sharyn Clough
2013 Contemporary Pragmatism  
Feminist theorists have shown that knowledge is embodied in ways that make a difference in science.  ...  across bodies of different kinds; and it allows us to argue for the inclusion, not just of the knowledge produced from marginalised bodies, but of the marginalised themselves.  ...  Acknowledgements: My thanks first to Michelle Pham for helping me see that an argument for including the marginalised, in addition to including their knowledge, is often missing in feminist standpoint  ... 
doi:10.1163/18758185-90000262 fatcat:v5fd7uzsnvglnprvcxftrdylau

A New Program for Philosophy of Science?

Ronald N. Giere
2003 Philosophy of Science  
Philosophers of science should be engaging in criticizing current research and science policy from an egalitarian perspective, and promoting science that furthers this ideal.  ...  Such a view is difficult to square with such programs as logical empiricism. Nor is it only gendered values that naturalists find in science.  ... 
doi:10.1086/367865 fatcat:mt3smlr4mjhsdpvsdo3s2fljei

The Value of Vagueness: A Feminist Analysis

Ira Chadha-Sridhar
2021 Canadian Journal of Law & Jurisprudence  
Apart from deciding the fate of litigants, common law verdicts hold precedential value. They create and alter legal cultures.  ...  Each verdict is certainly influenced by the case facts, evidence and argumentation presented before the court.  ...  from a feminist perspective.  ... 
doi:10.1017/cjlj.2020.22 fatcat:5ii67oevxfhd3d6apv5o7odmlu

Rôle des valeurs en science : contributions de la philosophie féministe des sciences

Stéphanie Ruphy
2015 Ecologie & politique  
Some of the most influential feminist positions in contemporary philosophy of science are discussed, which offer alternatives to the ideal of the value neutrality of science and open the possibility of  ...  notions such as objectivity and empirical evidence and, more broadly, on the issue of the role of values in science.  ...  A Defense of the Value-Neutrality of Science in Response to Helen Longino's Contextual Empiricism », Perspectives on Science, vol. 14, n° 2, 2006, p. 189-214, et dans « Unité ou pluralité des sciences,  ... 
doi:10.3917/ecopo.051.0041 fatcat:suk2liephvg5zk5lqta7ennuhm

Heidi E. Grasswick (Editor), Feminist Epistemology and Philosophy of Science: Power in Knowledge, Dordrecht, Heidelberg, London, and New York: Springer Science+Business Media B.V., 2011, ISBN 978-1-4020-6834-8

Edrie Sobstyl
2014 Hypatia Reviews Online  
The field of Feminist Epistemology and Philosophy of Science (FEAPS) is now far too large to be plumbed in a single volume.  ...  Feminist philosophy thus finds itself in a strong position, and the general tone of the book is pleasingly optimistic.  ...  Sandra Harding rounds out the first section of the book by looking at the contrast between modernity and tradition from a perspective that is predictable coming from a founder of feminist standpoint theory  ... 
doi:10.1017/s2753906700001182 fatcat:gteivu3jprfllms3k7udnxmt5a

The Science Behind Feminist Research Methods

Jill Morawski
1997 Journal of Social Issues  
Feminist science often is caricatured in oppositional terms+s a venture antagonistic to the scientific mission.  ...  Acquaintance with the variety of feminist approaches toward science will enable feminist scholars to better conjgure their research and strategies.  ...  Not all feminist psychologists subscribe to this cultural understanding of science, and the second part of the article considers feminist research that ensues from a more conventional view of science as  ... 
doi:10.1111/j.1540-4560.1997.tb02455.x fatcat:n6cuisj735hmtd33hkvk2njx2q

The Science Behind Feminist Research Methods

Jill Morawski
1997 Journal of Social Issues  
Feminist science often is caricatured in oppositional terms+s a venture antagonistic to the scientific mission.  ...  Acquaintance with the variety of feminist approaches toward science will enable feminist scholars to better conjgure their research and strategies.  ...  Not all feminist psychologists subscribe to this cultural understanding of science, and the second part of the article considers feminist research that ensues from a more conventional view of science as  ... 
doi:10.1111/0022-4537.00043 fatcat:tdf62qtnargtjcztwq6tvhev6u

The Women Founders of the Social Sciences, by Lynn McDonaldThe Women Founders of the Social Sciences, by Lynn McDonald. Ottawa, Ontario, Carleton University Press, 1994. xii, 287 pp. $26.95

Mary Lynn Stewart
1995 Canadian Journal of History  
The Women Founders of the Social Sciences is a defence of empiricism as a feminist methodology — and of the Enlightenment as a progressive period.  ...  But The Women Founders of the Social Sciences offers a broader perspective, in more accessible language, on empiricism and on feminist methodologies. Simon Fraser University Mary Lynn Stewart  ... 
doi:10.3138/cjh.30.2.410 fatcat:tlkp4jici5fbbhsj3d7ilonjzm

Metaphysics between the Sciences and Philosophies of Science [chapter]

Anjan Chakravartty
2010 New Waves in Philosophy of Science  
Subsequent to the transition from the era of natural philosophy to what we now regard as the era of the modern sciences, the latter have often been described as independent of the major philosophical preoccupations  ...  of philosophers of science.  ...  The current volume provided a welcome opportunity to draw some broader consequences from a major focus of my work in recent years, and for this I would like to thank Jacob Busch and P. D. Magnus.  ... 
doi:10.1007/978-0-230-29719-7_4 fatcat:d6ha6qtasndsvar6jxj7f54dxq

Comments on Philosophy of Science after Feminism, by Janet Kourany

John Dupré
2012 Perspectives on Science  
And of course the answer 1. Various perspectives, including but not only explicitly feminist perspectives, on the interpenetration of science and values can be found in H. Kincaid, J. Dupré and A.  ...  The debate between feminist empiricism, Longino's social value management, and Kourany's socially responsible science is one at a fairly high level of abstraction.  ... 
doi:10.1162/posc_a_00074 fatcat:uqyjhshefvbnrahl26sdn43goq
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