Science War II : the shift from physics to biology as the field of struggle
Fuller, Steve, 1959-. (2007) Science War II : the shift from physics to biology as the field of struggle. Interdisciplinary Science Reviews, Vol.32 (No.1). pp. 75-89. ISSN 0308-0188Full text not available from this repository.
Official URL: http://dx.doi.org/10.1179/030801807X163689
It is generally agreed that, in some sense, there have been ` science wars' for at least the past ten, perhaps even twenty, years. In fact, as I argue here, there have been two such wars, the second of which is ongoing. The first part of this paper is concerned with distinguishing the two science wars and marking the transition between them. The second part deals with the substantive issues arising from a key theatre in Science War II, namely evolution versus intelligent design. The third part concludes the paper with a brief proposal for regular monitoring of the state of science in society, perhaps anticipating the terms of engagement of any subsequent 'Science War III'.
|Item Type:||Journal Article|
H Social Sciences
|Divisions:||Faculty of Social Sciences > Sociology|
|Journal or Publication Title:||Interdisciplinary Science Reviews|
|Official Date:||March 2007|
|Number of Pages:||15|
|Page Range:||pp. 75-89|
|Access rights to Published version:||Restricted or Subscription Access|
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