The Significance of the Hypothetical in the Natural Sciences

The Significance of the Hypothetical in the Natural Sciences

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How was the hypothetical character of theories of experiencethought about throughout the history of science? The essays cover periods from the middle ages to the 19th and 20th centuries. It is fascinating to see how natural scientists and philosophers were increasingly forced to realize that a natural science without hypotheses is not possible.
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  • Electronic book text | 384 pages
  • Berlin, Germany
  • 3110210622
  • 9783110210620

About Michael Heidelberger

Michael Heidelberger, Eberhard Karls Universitat Tubingen; Gregor Schiemann, Universitat Wuppertal.
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