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Thomas Kuhn (1922-1996)

  • Thomas Kuhn birth

    Thomas Kuhn birth
    Thomas Kuhn was born in 1922 and started in physics before changing to philosophy of science.
  • The history of astronomy

    The history of astronomy
    Thomas Kuhn presented his first book that focused on the history of astronomy. He spoke of a shift in the understanding of astronomy in the scientific community. He also preserved a lot information on the start of the quantum hypothesis. Brush, S. G. (n.d.). Thomas Kuhn as a Historian of Science. Science & Education.
  • The Structure of Scientific Revolutions

    The Structure of Scientific Revolutions
    In 1962 Thomas Kuhn published a book by the name of The Structure of Scientific Revolutions. This added a great new perspective as well as adding to the legitimacy of the philosophy of science. This is also when the term paradigm shift was introduced.
    Gattei, S. (2016). Thomas Kuhn's 'Linguistic Turn' and the Legacy of Logical Empiricism: Incommensurability, Rationality and the Search for Truth. Routledge.
  • Thomas Kuhn and hid death

    Thomas Kuhn and hid death
    In 1996 Thomas Kuhn passed away by way of lung cancer .He left behind a wealth of information that will be used for years to come, establishing his legacy.
  • The legacy of Thomas Khan

    The legacy of Thomas Khan
    While it may have been decades past the time of Thomas Khan's death his contributions still continue to add value to the philosophical world of science. Which Impacts the way that all science is viewed especially when considering the assumptions made and the risks taken during experimentation . He was truly a pioneer as far as his work goes and without a doubt changed the world of science for the better.