Science and subjectivity
Kitto, Kirsty (2009) Science and subjectivity. Literary Paritantra (Systems), 1(3&4), pp. 18-28.
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Science has been under attack in the last thirty years, and recently a number of prominent scientists have been busy fighting back. Here, an argument is presented that the `science wars' stem from an unreasonably strict adherence to the reductive method on the part of science, but that weakening this stance need not imply a lapse into subjectivity. One possible method for formalising the description of non-separable, contextually dependent complex systems is presented. This is based upon a quantum-like approach.
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