In his new book, Thomas Gieryn argues that a better explanation for the cultural authority of science lies downstream, when scientific claims leave laboratories. CULTURAL. BOUNDARIES OF. SCIENCE credibility on the line. 9Scienc o Sharlin. THOMAS E. GIERYN. Page 2. Preface. I have always been fond of maps. PDF | In Cultural Boundaries of Science (), Thomas Gieryn provides many examples of the ways in which the boundaries among science.

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Books by Thomas F. Credibility on the Line by Thomas F. Bibliography of Secondary Works. Refresh and try again. Science remains a pliable cultural space, flexibly reshaped to claim credibility for some beliefs while denying it to others. Scholarship in the Digital Age: The Disunity of Science: After centuries of disputes like these, Gieryn finds no stable criteria that absolutely distinguish science from non-science.


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