Jump to navigation Jump to search
Fleck, Ludwik. (1935) Scientific Observation and Perception in General. In Cohen and Schnelle (Eds.) (1986), 59-78.
|Title||Scientific Observation and Perception in General|
|Resource Type||collection article|
|Collection||Cohen and Schnelle (Eds.) (1986)|
Until quite lately the following conviction prevailed among scientists, expressed in Poincaré’s sentence: “if a research worker had infinite time at his disposal, it would suffice to tell him: Look, but look well”. Our entire knowledge would allegedly emerge out of the description of his observations of all events.