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Models : representation and the scientific understanding

Author: Marx W Wartofsky
Publisher: Dordrecht : Reidel, ©1979.
Series: Boston studies in the philosophy of science, 48.; Synthese library, 129.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Wartofsky is philosopher of the natural and the social sciences, of perception, esthetics and the creative arts, of the 18th century French and the 19th century Germans, of politics and morality,  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Marx W Wartofsky
ISBN: 9027707367 9789027707369 9027709475 9789027709479
OCLC Number: 185840605
Description: xxvi, 390 s.
Contents: 1. The Model Muddle: Proposals for an Immodest Realism (1966).- 2. Reduction, Explanation and Ontology (1962).- 3. Models, Metaphysics and the Vagaries of Empiricism (1965).- 4. Metaphysics as Heuristic for Science (1965).- 5. Matter, Action and Interaction (1973).- 6. Towards a Critical Materialism (1971).- 7. The Relation Between Philosophy of Science and History of Science (1977).- 8. Telos and Technique: Models as Modes of Action (1968).- 9. From Praxis to Logos: Genetic Epistemology and Physics (1971).- 10. Pictures, Representation, and the Understanding (1972).- 11. Perception, Representation, and the Forms of Action: Towards an Historical Epistemology (1973).- 12. Rules and Representation: The Virtues of Constancy and Fidelity Put in Perspective (1978).- 13. Action and Passion: Spinoza's Construction of a Scientific Psychology (1973).- 14. Nature, Number and Individuals: Motive and Method in Spinoza's Philosophy (1978).- 15. Hume's Concept of Identity and the Principium Individuationis (1961).- 16. Diderot and the Development of Materialist Monism (1953).- 17. Art and Technology: Conflicting Models of Education? The Uses of a Cultural Myth (1973).- 18. Art as Humanizing Praxis (1976).- Name Index.
Series Title: Boston studies in the philosophy of science, 48.; Synthese library, 129.
Responsibility: Marx W. Wartofsky.

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