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Francis Bacon's philosophy of science : an account and a reappraisal

Author: Peter Urbach
Publisher: La Salle, Ill. : Open Court, ©1987.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Bacon's scientific method is commonly thought to proceed mechanically to its infallible end. In this book, Urbach presents Bacon as an experimental scientist and examines the criticisms made against  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Francis Bacon; Francis Bacon; Francis Bacon; Francis Bacon
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Peter Urbach
ISBN: 0912050446 9780912050447 081269015X 9780812690156
OCLC Number: 12811354
Description: 209 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Bacon's life and writings --
The standard interpretation --
Bacon's principles of induction --
The aims of Baconian science --
The idols --
Bacon's assessment of the science of his day --
The role of experiment.
Responsibility: Peter Urbach.

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