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Science: The invisible transdisciplinarity of French culture

From structure to rhizome: transdisciplinarity in French thought (1)
by / RP 165 (Jan/Feb 2011) / Article, Dossier, From structure to rhizome: transdisciplinarity in French thought

Let me start with an apology: this conference obviously is concerned mainly with philosophy, literature, the social and human sciences, much more than with those sciences that are known as exact, natural or whatever – but which could probably, more to the point, be called ‘inhuman’ and ‘asocial’. It is thus for me, as a …


Jews in the culture wars

by / RP 116 (Nov/Dec 2002) / Commentary


Science-envy

Sokal, science and the police
by / RP 088 (Mar/Apr 1998) / Commentary