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Charting Links between Life, Science, and Technique: Georges Canguilhem and Lucien Febvre (2018)


The article explores theoretical convergences between the work of Georges Canguilhem and Lucien Febvre on the theme of science and technique. In comparing the scholarship of both authors from the 1920s through 1940s, we endeavor to show that their critique of mechanistic determinism was rooted in the concept of the genres of life (not only human) and its creative interaction with the environment.

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Article Fábio Ferreira Almeida (2018) Introduction: Dossier Georges Canguilhem. Transversal: International Journal for the Historiography of Science (pp. 3-7). unapi

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Authors & Contributors
Debru, Claude
Méthot, Pierre-Olivier
Corrigan, Kevin
Johnston, John H
Bitsakis, Eftichios
Grinbaum, Alexei
Studies in History and Philosophy of Science
Transversal: International Journal for the Historiography of Science
Science and Society
British Journal for the Philosophy of Science
Berichte zur Wissenschaftsgeschichte
Journal for General Philosophy of Science
Éditions Rue d'Ulm
Presses Universitaires de France
Emory University
UCL Press
University of Minnesota Press
Cambridge University Press
Philosophy of science
Theory (philosophy)
Canguilhem, Georges
Bachelard, Gaston
Foucault, Michel
Habermas, Jürgen
Heidegger, Martin
Popper, Karl Raimund
Time Periods
20th century
19th century
18th century
21st century
20th century, late
20th century, early
Great Britain
United States
Montana (U.S.)
Université de Strasbourg

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