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Organizing our scientific knowledge for use

Seminar on Science and the Humanities New York March 29, 1967.

Organizing our scientific knowledge for use

transcript of the Conference Board seminar, held at the Waldorf-Astoria. New York, N.Y., March 29, 1967.

by Seminar on Science and the Humanities New York March 29, 1967.

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Published in [New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Communication in science.,
  • Communication of technical information.

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsNational Industrial Conference Board.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQ223 .S4 1967
    The Physical Object
    Pagination51 p.
    Number of Pages51
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5598227M
    LC Control Number68004105

    Preface to the third edition xi How to use this book xii PART I: WHAT IS KNOWLEDGE? 1 1 Some preliminaries 3 TYPES OF KNOWLEDGE 3 TWO BASIC REQUIREMENTS ON KNOWLEDGE: TRUTH AND BELIEF 4 KNOWING VERSUS MERELY ‘GETTING IT RIGHT’ 5 A BRIEF REMARK ON TRUTH 7 2 The value of knowledge 10 WHY CARE ABOUT KNOWLEDGE? 10 THE INSTRUMENTAL VALUE OF TRUE BELIEF 10 THE VALUE OF KNOWLEDGE File Size: 1MB. degree of acceptance within the scientific community. The following is a case law defining scientific knowledge: Scientific knowledge refers to knowledge of a person that must be based on the methods and procedures of science rather than on subjective belief or unsupported speculation.

    A literature review may consist of simply a summary of key sources, but in the social sciences, a literature review usually has an organizational pattern and combines both summary and synthesis, often within specific conceptual categories.A summary is a recap of the important information of the source, but a synthesis is a re-organization, or a reshuffling, of that information in a way that Cited by: 3. Reading Graphic Organizers Graphic organizers can support all subject areas, languages, and levels of learning. Our collections for primary (grades K-2) and intermediate (grades ) are arranged according to the reading strategy, comprehension skill, or learning process they best facilitate.

    Focusing on astronomy and physics, the module highlights the work of scientists through history who have contributed to our understanding of the age of the universe as a means of conveying the nature of scientific knowledge. Key Concepts. Science consists of a body of knowledge and the process by which that knowledge is developed. The scientific method is not a mystical, incomprehensible rite that only “polyester plaid” science nerds use to solve esoteric problems. Instead, it is a logical, organized mechanism for identifying and researching a problem, and devising a strategy for solving it. The scientific File Size: KB.


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