Feminist Epistemology and Philosophy of Science: Power in by Heidi E. Grasswick

By Heidi E. Grasswick

Having loved greater than 20 years of improvement, feminist epistemology and philosophy of technological know-how are actually thriving fields of inquiry, supplying present students a wealthy culture from which to attract. as well as a reputation of the facility of data itself and its results on women’s lives, a principal characteristic of feminist epistemology and philosophy of technological know-how has been the eye they draw to the function of strength dynamics inside of knowledge-seeking practices and the consequences of those dynamics for our understandings of information, technological know-how, and epistemology.

Feminist Epistemology and Philosophy of technology: energy in Knowledge collects new works that deal with today’s key demanding situations for a power-sensitive feminist method of questions of information and clinical perform. The essays construct upon proven paintings in feminist epistemology and philosophy of technology, supplying new advancements within the fields, and representing the vast array of the feminist paintings now being performed and the numerous ways that feminists contain strength dynamics into their analyses.

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