Epistemology & Philosophy of Science

Volume 56, Issue 3, 2019

Liana A. Tukhvatulina
Pages 51-55

On the Alleged Contradiction in Scientific Rationality

The paper discusses value dimension of scientific research. The author claims that the most promising way here is to analyze scientific rationality as a set of interrelated attitudes within the institutional framework of the big science. She shows that there is no contradiction between the search for truth and the technological enhancement in science.