The distinction between Scientific knowledge and Subjective knowledge……. a new post

by Julia Evans on June 29, 2011


This article presented to a group working on Lacan’s ‘Science and Truth’ provoked me into an exploration of the different positions involved with relations to the two types of knowledge.  My current position towards the Government’s use of ‘scientific knowledge’ owes much to Philip’s work.  I commend it to you.

Technology:  As I have posted it on the date it was produced – 1995 – it does not appear under recent posts.  I have given up on tags as too difficult.  I am hoping that categories rearrange themselves as they are unsatisfactory and as I am away on a conference this weekend they are good enough for the near future.

With best wishes


PS2 In the right hand column of the first page, details of 3 future conferences are shown.

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Moment of Truth: the Newman reference

by Philip Boxer on November 26, 1995

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