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Section of Philosophy of Science and Technology

  • Yongping SUN
  • Associate Professor
  • Email: sunyp@pku.edu.cn
  • Education: MA, Peking University, 1986
  • Areas of Research:Philosophy of science, history of science and philosophy in the early modern period.
Bio

I was born and grew up in the city of Wenzhou, Zhejiang Province, China. I studied physical geography at Peking University (1979-83) and then switched fields to history and philosophy of science in my graduate studies(1983-86, master of philosophy).
    

My main fields of teaching and research is in philosophy of science and history of science and philosophy in the early modern period.

Selected Courses

Selected topics in philosophy of science, Selected topics in philosophy of nature, Philosophical problems in sciences, Introduction to philosophy of science.

Selected Publications

Yongping Sun: Philosophical legacies of Kuhn's "Structure of Scientific Revolutions", Journal of Dialectics of Nature (1):16-18, 2013, http://jdn.ucas.ac.cn/index.php/wqll/257-2013-1/4530-20131134.

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