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Thomas Samuel Kuhn was an American philosopher of science whose 1962 book The Structure of Scientific Revolutions was influential in both academic and popular circles, introducing the term paradigm shift, which has since become an English-language idiom.

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Thomas Kuhn's About

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One of the most influential ˜philosophers of science' of the 20th century, Thomas Kuhn is regarded as the man who changed the way the world perceived and envisioned science. His book, ˜The Structure of Scientific Revolutions' was a landmark publication that generated worldwide discussions and debates among scholarly communities. It is also one of the most cited academic books, often referred to by scientific guilds and student communities. He is credited with coining the term, ˜Paradigm Shift', which today, has become an integral part of English and scientific terminology. His impact has been felt in all academic fields, including the field of science, education theory and research. His contribution to the philosophy of science has inspired various student bodies and has influenced more than one billion readers and researchers at large. His works have so far, laid the foundation for many aspiring researchers who plan to pursue a study of the philosophy of science in the future. He is credited for the accurate representation of science and for introducing a new method towards approaching this branch of study.

Thomas Kuhn Family life

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He was married to Jeanie Barton Burns.

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Thomas Kuhn Before Fame

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He obtained a B.S. degree in physics at Harvard University in 1943, also graduating from Harvard with a Master's in 1946 and a Ph.D. in 1949.

Thomas Kuhn Trivia

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He was named the Laurance S. Rockefeller Professor of Philosophy at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology in 1979, a position he held until 1991.

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He was influenced by Jean Piaget.

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Facts About Thomas Kuhn

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● Thomas Kuhn was born on July 18, 1922 (age 73) in Massachusetts, United States
● He is a celebrity philosopher
● His full name is Thomas Samuel Kuhn
● His nationality is American
● His popular books are The Structure of Scientific... (1962), The Essential Tension (1977), The Copernican Revolution (1957), The Road since Structure (2000) and Black‑Body Theory and the Quant... (1978)
● He died on June 17, 1996, Cambridge, MA
● He had 3 children Nathaniel Kuhn, Sarah Kuhn, Elizabeth Kuhn



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