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The problem of reductionism in science

Author: Evandro Agazzi; Schweizerische Gesellschaft für Logik und Philosophie der Wissenschaften. Colloquium
Publisher: Dordrecht ; Boston : Kluwer Academic Publishers, ©1991.
Series: Episteme (Dordrecht, Netherlands), v. 18.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Conference publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In fact, the difference is that between a philosophical doctrine (or, perhaps, simply a philosophical tenet or claim) and a scientific procedure. this work may well lead to uncovering limitations of  Read more...

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Schweizerische Gesellschaft für Logik und Philosophie der Wissenschaften. Colloquium (1990 : Zurich, Switzerland).
Problem of reductionism in science.
Dordrecht ; Boston : Kluwer Academic Publishers, ©1991
(OCoLC)555625042
Material Type: Conference publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Evandro Agazzi; Schweizerische Gesellschaft für Logik und Philosophie der Wissenschaften. Colloquium
ISBN: 0792314069 9780792314066
OCLC Number: 24174496
Description: xviii, 214 pages ; 23 cm.
Contents: Reductionism as Negation of the Scientific Spirit.- The Power and Limits of Reduction.- Theory of Antireductionist Arguments:The Bohr Case Study.- A Short History of Emergence and Reductionism.- The Technical Problem of "Full Abstractness" as a Model for an Issue in Reductionism.- A Neutral Reduction: Analytical Method and Positivism.- Reductionism and Reduction in Logic and in Mathematics.- Reductionism in Biology.- Reductionism: Palaver without Precedent.- Must a Science of Artificial Intelligence be Necessarily Reductionist?.- Can Psychological Software be Reduced to Physiological Hardware?.- On the Problem of Reducing Value-Components in Epistemology.- Index Of Names.
Series Title: Episteme (Dordrecht, Netherlands), v. 18.
Responsibility: Colloquium of the Swiss Society of Logic and Philosophy of Science, Zürich, May 18-19, 1990 ; edited by Evandro Agazzi.

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