Resource Science in Context (1987 - )

United Kingdom
Controversies and disputes
Development of science; change in science
History of science, general works
Philosophy of science
Science and society
Science studies and theoretical works
Sociology of knowledge
Alternative Names
  • 30081 (WHSO Record Number)


"Science in Context is an international journal edited at The Cohn Institute for the History and Philosophy of Science and Ideas, Tel Aviv University, with the support of the Van Leer Jerusalem Institute. It is devoted to the study of the sciences from the points of view of comparative epistemology and historical sociology of scientific knowledge. The journal is committed to an interdisciplinary approach to the study of science and its cultural development - it does not segregate considerations drawn from history, philosophy and sociology. Controversies within scientific knowledge and debates about methodology are presented in their contexts." [Description taken from site]

The tables of contents and abstracts are available online for all issues of the journal. Articles are available online with a paid subscription.

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WHSO Record Created By: Margaret Gaida