March 4, 2017

A Social Epistemology of Research Groups (New Directions in by Susann Wagenknecht

By Susann Wagenknecht

This e-book investigates how collaborative clinical perform yields medical wisdom. At a time whilst such a lot of today’s clinical wisdom is created in learn teams, the writer reconsiders the social personality of technology to deal with the query of even if collaboratively created wisdom will be regarded as collective fulfillment, and if this is the case, during which experience. Combining philosophical research with qualitative empirical inquiry, this publication offers a comparative case research of mono- and interdisciplinary study teams, delivering perception into the daily perform of scientists. The booklet contains box observations and interviews with scientists to offer an empirically-grounded viewpoint on much-debated questions touching on learn teams’ department of work, kinfolk of epistemic dependence and trust.

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