«It is logic, but not thinking» (N. Bohr)

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Transliteration of original Title: 
«Eto logika, a ne myshlenie» (N. Bor)
Author(s): 
Igor Dmitriev
Saint Petersburg State University
Issue number: 
No.1 (Vol.51)
Abstract: 

The author suggests some comments about the article by L. Shipovalova.  The point is made for a failure of a linear approach to the historical description. The author claims that the history of thought cannot be linearized. He argues that attempts at such linearization constitute the classical illusion of the task of a historical narrrative: to tell the story of what allegedly really happened.

Keywords: 
relativism, history and philosophy of science, linearizations of history
References: 

Reinberger H.-J. Experimental Systems: Historiality, Narration, and Deconstruction. In: Science in Context, 1994, vol. 7, no. 1, pp. 65-81.

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DOI: 10.5840/eps20175115
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