Can Science Be Objective? Longino's Science as Social Knowledge

@article{Crasnow1993CanSB,
  title={Can Science Be Objective? Longino's Science as Social Knowledge},
  author={Sharon Crasnow},
  journal={Hypatia},
  year={1993},
  volume={8},
  pages={194 - 201}
}
In Science as Social Knowledge, Helen Longino offers a contextual analysis of evidential relevance. She claims that this “contextual empiricism” reconciles the objectivity of science with the claim that science is socially constructed. I argue that while her account does offer key insights into the role that values play in science, her claim that science is nonetheless objective is problematic. 

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