The Structure of Theological Revolutions

Review of The Structure of Scientific Revolutions by Thomas S. KuhnBy KENDRICK KUOThomas Kuhn (1922-1996) was a specialist in the history of science and held a professorship at the Massachussets Institute of Technology. The Structure of Scientific Revolutions remains his most famous work, which outlined his theory of paradigm shifts. The common view of scientific progress is a gradual growth of knowledge through new discoveries. In contrast, Kuhn argues that the scientific endeavor … [Read more...]