Socio-technical disciplines in scientific classifications

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Transliteration of original Title: 
Mesto sotsiotekhnicheskikh distsiplin v klassifikatorakh nauchnykh napravlenii
Author(s): 
Alexandra A. Argamakova
Institute of Philosophy, Russian Academy of Sciences
Issue number: 
No.1 (Vol.55)
Pages: 
48-51
Abstract: 

This paper is the reply within the journal discussion on the classifications of sciences. It analyses how well Russian key classifications of scientific disciplines represent socio-technical fields of studies. Author formulates recommendations about principles for such classifications and makes concrete suggestions for changes. Practically oriented analysis is followed after preliminary considerations, concerning the nature of philosophy, its practical goals and social power of social epistemology.

Keywords: 
social epistemology, social philosophy of science, practical philosophy, socio-technical disciplines, applied socio-humanitarian knowledge, classification of sciences
References: 

Fuller S. Social Epistemology. Bloomington and Indianapolis: Indiana University Press, 1988. 316 p.

DOI: 
10.5840/eps20185517