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Understanding scientific reasoning

Author: Ronald N Giere
Publisher: Belmont, CA : Thomson/Wadsworth, ©2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 5th edView all editions and formats
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Giere, Ronald N.
Understanding scientific reasoning.
Belmont, CA : Thomson/Wadsworth, ©2006
(OCoLC)720444524
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Ronald N Giere
ISBN: 015506326X 9780155063266 1585870617 9781585870615
OCLC Number: 61369793
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 320 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
Contents: Why understand scientific reasoning? --
Understanding and evaluating theoretical hypotheses --
Historical episodes --
Marginal science --
Statistical models and probability --
Evaluating statistical hypotheses --
Casual models --
Evaluating causal hypotheses --
Models of decision making --
Evaluating decisions.
Responsibility: Ronald N. Giere, John Bickle, Robert F. Mauldin.
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