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Speculation : within and about science

Author: Peter Achinstein
Publisher: New York, NY : Oxford University Press, [2019]
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Scientific speculation: scientific assumptions without evidence.
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Achinstein, Peter.
Speculation.
New York, NY : Oxford University Press, [2019]
(DLC) 2018013689
(OCoLC)1041193590
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Peter Achinstein
ISBN: 9780190615062 0190615060 9780190615086 0190615087
OCLC Number: 1059577258
Description: 1 online resource.
Contents: Scientific speculation --
The complex story of simplicity --
Non-epistemic simplicity --
Holism vs. particularism --
The ultimate speculation --
Summing up.
Responsibility: Peter Achinstein.

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