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The ontology of science

Author: John Worrall
Publisher: Aldershot : Dartmouth, 1994.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English
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In this work the problem of scientific ontology is applied to the general issue of "scientific realism". In addition, particular ontological issues raised by particular theories or fields are  Read more...

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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: John Worrall
ISBN: 1855214946 9781855214941
OCLC Number: 246715748
Description: XXX, 485 Seiten : Diagramme.
Contents: Part 1 Three kinds of scientific realism, Hilary Putman; realist principles,Geoffrey Hellman; on the nature and norms of theoretical commitment, Paul Horwich; realisms, Michael Levin; realism, underdetermination, and a casual theory of evidence, Richard. N. Boyd; scientific realism and naturalistic epistemology, Richard N. Boyd; methodological realism and scientific rationality, Jarrett Leplin; Bayesian conditionalization resolves positivist/realist disputes,Jon Dorling; fables and models, Nancy Cartwright; unnatural attitudes, Arthur Fine; modest realism, William Newton-Smith; structural realism, John Worrall; realism about what?, Roger Jones.Part 2 The nature of reality, Michael Redhead; holism and nonseparability, Richard A. Healey; particle labels, Michael Redhead and Paul Teller; tth hole story, John Earman and John Norton; The hole truth, Jeremy Butterfield; the nature of space-time, Paul Teller; real patterns, Daniel C. Dennett; genes, Philip Kitcher.
Responsibility: ed. by John Worrall.

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