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Published: 24 May 2012

128 Pages | 12 black and white illustrations


ISBN: 9780199606696

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Objectivity: A Very Short Introduction

Stephen Gaukroger

Very Short Introductions

  • Explains a complex philosophical topic and considers all of the key questions involved
  • Considers whether true objectivity is achievable and asks whether we are morally obliged to be objective
  • Explores the theoretical and practical problems associated with objective thought
  • Looks at the way objectivity relates to science, social research, and art
  • Part of the bestselling Very Short Introductions series - over five million copies sold worldwide