Ethical Challenges for the Social Sciences on the Threshold of the 21st Century

@article{Vessuri2002EthicalCF,
  title={Ethical Challenges for the Social Sciences on the Threshold of the 21st Century},
  author={H. Vessuri},
  journal={Current Sociology},
  year={2002},
  volume={50},
  pages={135 - 150}
}
  • H. Vessuri
  • Published 2002
  • Sociology
  • Current Sociology
The position of the social sciences vis-a-vis society and scientificity is revisited. Throughout the 20th century the idea that all peoples in the world are part of a single humankind made a painful progress. Its legacy includes a record of great illusions and of a tragic balance, marked by the unprecedented growth of the capacity of social intervention as a consequence of scientific-technical advancement. The capacity of critique, of imagining new worlds, the construction of utopias, all… Expand
10 Citations

References

SHOWING 1-10 OF 32 REFERENCES
Impure Science: AIDS, Activism, and the Politics of Knowledge
  • 818
The Eclipse of Morality: Science, State, and Market
  • 39
  • Highly Influential
Moral Prejudices: Essays on Ethics
  • 267
The Economic limits to modern politics
  • J. Dunn
  • Political Science, Economics
  • 1990
  • 136
Simians, Cyborgs, and Women: The Reinvention of Nature
  • 5,518
  • PDF
The consequences of modernity
  • 13,521
  • PDF
Science, the very idea
  • 763
...
1
2
3
4
...