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On the margins of science : the social construction of rejected knowledge / issue editor Roy Wallis.


Keele : University of Keele, 1979.
ISBN 0904425061, 9780904425062

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Other Authors Wallis, Roy.
Subjects Kennissociologie.
Natuurwetenschappen.
Philosophie des sciences.
Science -- Philosophy.
Science -- Social aspects.
Sciences -- Aspect social.
Sciences -- Philosophie.
Series Sociological review monograph ; 27.
Description 337 pages, [8] pages of plates : illustrations ; 22 cm.
Copyright Date 1979.
Notes Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Introduction / Roy Wallis -- Reflections on deviant science / R.G.A. Dolby -- Between orthodoxy and oblivion: the normalisation of deviance in science / Brian Wynne -- A Study in the legitimisation of knowledge: the 'success' of medicine and the 'failure' of astrology / Peter W.G. Wright -- Professional deviants and the history of medicine: medical mesmerists in Victorian Britain / Terry M. Parssinen -- Scientific controversy and socio-cognitive metonymy: the case of acupuncture / A.J. Webster -- The Politics of observation: cerebral anatomy and social interests in the Edinburgh phrenology disputes / Steven Shapin -- In the beginning: the battle of creationist science against evolutionism / Eileen Barker -- Between scepticism and credulity: a study of Victorian scientific attitudes to modern spiritualism / Jon Palfreman -- The Construction of the paranormal: nothing unscientific is happening / H.M. Collins and T.J. Pinch -- Experimental parapsychology as a rejected science / Paul D. Allison -- Knowledge about sea-serpents / Ron Westrum -- Ufology: the intellectual development and social context of the study of unidentified flying objects / Joseph A. Blake.
Network Numbers (OCoLC)5228282
(OCoLC)ocm05228282
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