Scientific Method: A Historical and Philosophical Introduction

Routledge (1997)
The results, conclusions and claims of science are often taken to be reliable because they arise from the use of a distinctive method. Yet today, there is widespread skepticism as to whether we can validly talk of method in modern science. This outstanding survey explains how this controversy has developed since the 17th century, and explores its philosophical basis.
Keywords Science Methodology  Science Philosophy  Science History
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Call number Q175.G685 1997
ISBN(s) 0415122813   9780415122818  
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