Reason and Rationality in Natural Science: A Group of Essays (Reason and Rationality in Natural Science)

Reason and Rationality in Natural Science: A Group of Essays (Reason and Rationality in Natural Science)

By: Nicholas Rescher (author)Hardback

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A collection of essays on fundamental issues regarding scientific knowledge. Contents: Systematic Essays: Science and the Epistemic Authority of Logical Analysis, Jay F. Rosenberg; Varieties of Understanding, Robert Brandom; Theory Families, Plausibility and the Defense of Modest Realism, Rom Harre; Scientific Rationality and Its Reconstruction, Jurgen Mittelstrass; Conservatism and the Data Base, William Lycan. Historical Essays: Darwin's Achievement, Philip Kitcher; "A Purely Scientific Temper": Victorian Expressions of the Ideal of an Autonomous Science, Robert E. Butts.

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  • ISBN13: 9780819147639
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 227
  • ID: 9780819147639
  • weight: 454
  • ISBN10: 081914763X

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