Science, Reason and Reality

Science, Reason and Reality : An Introduction to the Philosophy of Science

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Highlighting the work of the most prominent and influential scholars in the field, the articles reflect a diversity of philosophical opinion and demonstrate to students how each position is subject to constructive criticism and how this criticism motivates alternative positions.
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  • Paperback | 512 pages
  • 191.8 x 235 x 19.3mm | 821.12g
  • Wadsworth Publishing Co Inc
  • Belmont, CA, United States
  • English
  • 0155035290
  • 9780155035294

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Preface. 1. Theory and Observation. 2. Rival Conceptions of Scientific Explanation. 3. Paradigms and the Growth of Scientific Knowledge. 4. The Relativism of Science. 5. The Realist/Antirealist Debates.
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Preface. 1. Theory and Observation. 2. Rival Conceptions of Scientific Explanation. 3. Paradigms and the Growth of Scientific Knowledge. 4. The Relativism of Science. 5. The Realist/Antirealist Debates.
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