PREMIUM-Ep. 281: Paul Feyerabend's Anarchist Philosophy of Science (Part Two)

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Continuing on Against Method (1975) about the non-rational progress of science.

Given that according to F., epistemological conformity can't proceed by an appeal to reason, how does it proceed? Through indoctrination, propaganda, and coercion, even when our goal is to encourage freedom and rationality.

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