Taking the naturalistic turn, or, How real philosophy of science is done : conversations with William Bechtel [and others] (Book, 1993) [WorldCat.org]
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Taking the naturalistic turn, or, How real philosophy of science is done : conversations with William Bechtel [and others]

Author: William Bechtel; Werner Callebaut
Publisher: Chicago : University of Chicago Press, 1993.
Series: Sciences and its conceptual foundations.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This innovative book presents candid, informal debates among scholars who examine the benefits and problems of studying science in the same way that scientists study the natural world.
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Genre/Form: Interviews
Interviews (form)
Entretiens
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: William Bechtel; Werner Callebaut
ISBN: 0226091864 9780226091860 0226091872 9780226091877
OCLC Number: 26258045
Description: xxii, 553 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm.
Contents: 1. Turning Naturalistic: An Introduction --
2. Beyond Positivism and Historicism --
3. Toward a New Theory of Science: New Dimensions, Features, and Approaches --
4. Philosophy of Science Revisited --
5. New Roles and Tools for Philosophers of Science --
6. Philosophy of Biology --
7. Evolutionary Epistemology --
8. Cognitive Approaches to Science and Philosophy --
9. Development, Learning, and Culture --
10. Philosophy Moves Along.
Series Title: Sciences and its conceptual foundations.
Other Titles: How real philosophy of science is done.
Responsibility: organized and moderated by Werner Callebaut.
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