Prevalent Views in Science

For Bacon, there is no doctrine, only “facts”

From our text:

Francis Bacon was responsible for the idea that the first task of the scientist is to seek the facts in direct observation freed from preconception and prejudice

Now, at this point some of you are wondering what the hell the text is. Well, I xeroxed the first few pages but not the cover page so I don’t know but for all intents and purposes…



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Jack Silverman

Jack Silverman


I am the one who is real. I had an original idea, International trade. This fits into Ideas in Economics or ‘Social Economics’. Why? Read on!