Induction and Intuition in Scientific Thought (Routledge Library Editions: History & Philosophy of Science)

Induction and Intuition in Scientific Thought (Routledge Library Editions: History & Philosophy of Science)

By: P. B. Medawar (author)Hardback

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Originally published in 1969. This book explains what is wrong with the traditional methodology of "inductive" reasoning and shows that the alternative scheme of reasoning associated with Whewell, Pierce and Popper can give the scientist a useful insight into the way he thinks.

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Contents

I: The Problem Stated. II: Mainly About Induction. III: Mainly About Intuition

Product Details

  • publication date: 15/08/2008
  • ISBN13: 9780415474917
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 74
  • ID: 9780415474917
  • weight: 249
  • ISBN10: 0415474914

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