Extra Readings

1.  Introduction to Science, Chapter 1  …  Chapter 2  …  Chapter 3

2. Thomas Kuhn, The Copernican Revolution, 168-181.

3. Kuhnian parable

4.  Kuhn, The Copernican Revolution, Chapter 6

5.  Karl Popper, “Science as Falsification

6.  Donald Gillies on Pierre Duhem

7.  Michael Polanyi, “The Potential Theory of Adsorption

8.  Peter Atkins, “Science as truth

 

For fun:

When Continental Drift Was Considered Pseudo Science“, Smithsonian Magazine

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