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2007 | 62 | 9 | 750-764
Article title

CONSTRUCTIVISM AS A PHILOSOPHY AND A SOCIOLOGY OF SCIENCE: PROBLEMS, POSSIBILITIES AND LIMITS

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SK
Abstracts
EN
The paper gives an analysis of the role of constructivism in post-positivist epistemology and in the philosophy of science. The role of constructivism is thus analyzed in the sphere of the sociology of cognition. The authoress gives a detailed interpretation of Berger's and Luckman's social constructivism. The attention is paid also to the relationship between constructivism and co called 'standpoint epistemology' and reflexivity. The authoress sheds light especially on the various characteristics of social determinacy of scientific knowledge.
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Volume
62
Issue
9
Pages
750-764
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ARTICLE
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  • T. Sedova, Filozoficky ustav SAV, Klemensova 19, 813 64 Bratislava, Slovak Republic
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CEJSH db identifier
08SKAAAA03467082
YADDA identifier
bwmeta1.element.4839666e-6f86-33f6-be29-a91698d11501
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