ScienceAsia 4 (1978): 061-072 |doi: 10.2306/scienceasia1513-1874.1978.04.061
THE LIMITS OF SCIENTIFIC KNOWLEDGE
MICHAEL J. MORAVCSIK
Summary: The article presents a phenomenological analysis of those factors which blfluence the amount of scientific knowledge a group or the whole human race can acquire in a given time period, or between now and the indefinite future. Some rather broad conclusions can be drawn from the results with respect to scientific research policy.
Institute of Theoretical Science, University of Oregon, Eugene, Oregon 97403, USA
Received 10 May 1978