The Image of Objectivity. STOR. Lorraine Daston; Peter Galison. Representations , Volume 1, Issue 40, Special Issue: Seeing Science (Autumn. Jesse said: Objectivity is not coextensive with science but it does associate with one In Objectivity, Lorraine Daston and Peter Galison chart the emergence of. Prologue: objectivity shock — Epistemologies of the eye — Blind sight — Collective empiricism — Objectivity is new — Histories of the scientific self — Epistemic.
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Embedded in the atlas image, therefore, are the traces of consequential choices about knowledge, persona, and collective sight.
Lauren rated it it was amazing Oct 15, In Objectivity, Lorraine Daston and Peter Galison chart the emergence of objectivity in the mid-nineteenth-century sciences–and show how the concept differs from its alternatives, truth-to-nature and trained judgment.
In ObjectivityLorraine Daston and Peter Galison chart the emergence of objectivity in the mid-nineteenth-century sciences–and show how the concept differs from its alternatives, truth-to-nature and trained judgment.
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Training the judgment of a brain surgeon to recognize the signs of tumors may require more than natural images of actual cases. Moreover, the very point at which they visibly converge is in the very act of seeing not as a separate individual but as a member of a particular scientific community. Despite its current naturalization as the critical mode of science, the development of an objective stance was never a foregone conclusion.
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An Interdisciplinary Journal of Philosophy 27 It also coincided with the actual emergence of a global community lorraiine working scientists. Find it on Scholar. Objectivity has a history, and it is full of surprises. No trivia or quizzes yet. Citing articles via Google Scholar. Don’t have an account? This is appropriate for several reasons. To ask other readers questions about Objectivityplease sign up.
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My library Help Advanced Book Search. Rather, it was considered more virtuous to represent the species, even when this meant picking and choosing the most beautiful parts among many specimens and representing a composite that would objectivjty in for the ideal of its kind.
Reality seems to reveal itself in the guise of your expectations, and this is the ethical consideration that makes this book more valuable as it unfolds. Ojoscopo rated it liked it Mar 27, So perhaps there is something objectiity the second half that would have changed my mind. I recently read their article, “The Image of Objectivity” with much delight, so am looking forward to an extended exploration dasotn the ideas. And knowledge of what things are, like all forms of knowing, must be knowledge for us and conform to our own specific capacities for receiving it.
In their landmark monograph, Daston and Galison examine the visual practices of scientific epistemology in the nineteenth, twentieth, and twenty-first centuries, arguing that the development of these The Objects of Research in Science and Technoscience.
Oct 16, Josh Doty objectvity it Shelves: The book traces a critical problem of representation in the Scientific Revolution, particularly relating to representing objects of scientific study in atlases.
The artists could blend their specimens according to criteria that had less to do with technical accuracy than with an individual sense of aesthetics. Nor is it an atomic concept, the authors claim. An infinite project engaged by finite means.