Author: Yahuda Elkana,Robert K. Merton,Arnold Thackray,Harriet Zuckerman,J. D. Bernal
Publisher: Arno Pr (April 1, 1975)
Category: Politics & Government
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One of Robert K. Merton’s most enduring contributions to the sociology of science was his . 12 How Merton Sociologizes the History of Ideas. Merton’s most enduring contributions to the sociology of science was his work on the normative structure of science, in particular the idea that there is an analytically identifiable scientific ethos. This he defined as an affectively toned complex of values and norms which are held to be binding on the man of science. They are legitimized in terms of institutional values.
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history of science, laid the foundations of the positivist(ic) philosophy of science. around the analysis of scientists’ ideas as presented in their original writings. In Palmer’s initial syllabus, four such case studies were pursued, namely, Newto-. that was to be elaborated by Ernst Mach (Vienna), Henri Poincare. nian mechanics with applications to astronomy, the electronic theory of valency. and the Mendelian and neo-Darwinian theories of inheritance. collections of source materials-extracts from the original scientiﬁc writings-. were assembled for purchase by students in lieu of textbooks.
The sociology of scientific knowledge (SSK) is the study of science as a social activity, especially dealing with "the social conditions and effects of science, and with the social structures and processes of scientific activity. The sociology of scientific ignorance (SSI) is complementary to the sociology of scientific knowledge.
The historiography of science is the study of the history and methodology of the sub-discipline of history, known as the history of science, including its disciplinary aspects and practices (methods, theories, schools).
The historiography of science is the study of the history and methodology of the sub-discipline of history, known as the history of science, including its disciplinary aspects and practices (methods, theories, schools) and to the study of its own historical development ("History of History of Science", . the history of the discipline called History of Science).