Innovationsschübe durch Außenseiter: Das Beispiel des Amateur‐Astronomen William Herschel

  title={Innovationssch{\"u}be durch Au{\ss}enseiter: Das Beispiel des Amateur‐Astronomen William Herschel},
  author={F. Krafft},
  journal={Berichte zur Wissenschaftsgeschichte},
  • F. Krafft
  • Published 1986
  • Sociology
  • Berichte zur Wissenschaftsgeschichte
Innovatory advances by outsiders: The example of the amateur astronomer William Herschel. — Every scientific experience and perception has been gained from within a particular historical situation constituted by numerous components, both internal and external to a particular science, called praesentabilia (Präsentabilien). They enable and determine the scope and the experiental pale of any given science as well as its way and method of acquiring experience and knowledge. The interaction of such… Expand
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