2020-21 Pomona College Catalog 
    Dec 08, 2021  
2020-21 Pomona College Catalog

PHIL007 PO - Discovery, Invention and Progress

When Offered: Fall 2020.
Instructor(s): L. Perini
Credit: 1

Discovery, Invention and Progress: Philosophy of Science and Technology. Introduction to the philosophy of science and technology. Addresses issues such as the difference between science and pseudoscience, how to facilitate objectivity and rationality in science and technology and evaluation of the neutrality thesis, the view that technology is a neutral instrument that can be used for good or ill.
Satisfies the following General Education Requirement(s), subject to conditions explained in the Degree Requirements section of this Catalog:
Area 3