Stanley Aronowitz Quote

The power of science consists, in the first place, in its conflation of knowledge and truth. Devising a method of proving the validity of propositions about objects taken as external to the knower has become identical with what we mean by truth.


Science as Power: Discourse and Ideology in Modern Society, Preface (p. vii), University of Minnesota Press. 1988

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The power of science consists, in the first place, in its conflation of knowledge and truth. Devising a method of proving the validity of...

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The power of science consists, in the first place, in its conflation of knowledge and truth. Devising a method of proving the validity of...

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The power of science consists, in the first place, in its conflation of knowledge and truth. Devising a method of proving the validity of...

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The power of science consists, in the first place, in its conflation of knowledge and truth. Devising a method of proving the validity of...