Will Thomas on Ken Alder’s “The History of Science as Oxymoron”

Excellent discussion by historian of science Will Thomas (@GWilliamThomas) on a recent paper by Ken Alder: ‘The History of Science as Oxymoron: From Scientific Exceptionalism to Episcience’.

This paper is part of an Isis ‘Focus section’ devoted to ‘The Future of the History of Science’

Read Will Thomas’ discussion here

The Isis papers, including Ken Alder’s article, can be found here

About Jose Ramon Marcaida

I’m a historian of science interested in the history of early modern Iberian science and its connection with Renaissance and Baroque visual culture. More generally, I’m interested in the relation between texts, images and things across the Humanities.
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