Historical epistemology: epistemology and the other philosophy

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Transliteration of original Title: 
Istoricheskaya epistemologiya: epistemologiya i drugaya filosofiya
Alexander Pisarev
Institute of Philosophy, Russian Academy of Sciences
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No.2 (Vol.52)

The author considers the thesis about the opposition between the universal (philosophy of science) and particular (history of science), and about the retreat of epistemology in their juxtaposition to the transformations in contemporary philosophy during last decades and its links to science studies. He claims that in order to define historical epistemology project a reason to support this project is to be found.

epistemology, history and philosophy of science, contingency, heterogeneity, multiplicity

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