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The Resource Reality and rationality, Wesley C. Salmon ; edited by Phil Dowe and Merrilee H. Salmon

Reality and rationality, Wesley C. Salmon ; edited by Phil Dowe and Merrilee H. Salmon

Label
Reality and rationality
Title
Reality and rationality
Statement of responsibility
Wesley C. Salmon ; edited by Phil Dowe and Merrilee H. Salmon
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
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Salmon, Wesley C
Dewey number
501
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
Q175
LC item number
.S23414 2005
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Dowe, Phil
  • Salmon, Merrilee H
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  • Science
  • Sciences
Label
Reality and rationality, Wesley C. Salmon ; edited by Phil Dowe and Merrilee H. Salmon
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 255-276) and index
Contents
Realism and empiricism: the key question -- Scientific realism in the empiricist tradition -- An empiricist argument for realism -- Plausibility arguments in science -- Discovery and justification -- Rationality and objectivity in science -- Revisions of scientific convictions -- Dynamic rationality -- Hume's arguments on cosmology and design -- The "almost-deduction" theory -- The "partial-entailment" theory -- Confirmation and relevance
Control code
ocm55124888
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xi, 285 p.
Isbn
9780195177848
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2004050051
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)55124888
Label
Reality and rationality, Wesley C. Salmon ; edited by Phil Dowe and Merrilee H. Salmon
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 255-276) and index
Contents
Realism and empiricism: the key question -- Scientific realism in the empiricist tradition -- An empiricist argument for realism -- Plausibility arguments in science -- Discovery and justification -- Rationality and objectivity in science -- Revisions of scientific convictions -- Dynamic rationality -- Hume's arguments on cosmology and design -- The "almost-deduction" theory -- The "partial-entailment" theory -- Confirmation and relevance
Control code
ocm55124888
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xi, 285 p.
Isbn
9780195177848
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2004050051
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)55124888

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