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The scientist as an indexical reasoner: the contextuality and the opportunism of research
The scientist as an analogical reasoner: a principle of orientation and a critique of the metaphor theory of innovation
The scientist as a socially situated reasoner: from scientific communities to transscientific fields
The scientist as a literary reasoner, or the transformation of laboratory reason
The scientist as a symbolic reasoner or 'What do we make of the distinction between the natural and the social sciences?'
Conclusion: the major theses of the book