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Kansas School Board That Opposes Teaching Evolution Redefines "Science"... Literally...

First Posted: 03/28/08 03:43 AM ET Updated: 05/25/11 12:45 PM ET

The New York Times:

Once it was the left who wanted to redefine science.

In the early 1990's, writers like the Czech playwright and former president Vaclav Havel and the French philosopher Bruno Latour proclaimed "the end of objectivity." The laws of science were constructed rather than discovered, some academics said; science was just another way of looking at the world, a servant of corporate and military interests. Everybody had a claim on truth.

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