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The Structure of Scientific Revolutions

A groundbreaking study in how science progresses

By Thomas S. Kuhn
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The Structure of Scientific Revolutions by Thomas S. Kuhn

The Structure of Scientific Revolutions (1962) is a groundbreaking study in the history of science and philosophy. It explains how scientists conduct research and provides an interesting (if controversial) explanation of scientific progress.

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  • Anyone who’s interested in the history of thought

Thomas Kuhn (1922-1996) was a highly influential physicist, philosopher and historian. His most famous work, The Structure of Scientific Revolutions, changed how we think about the history of science.

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