Understanding Philosophy of Science

Routledge (2002)
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Without scientific theory, the technology developments of recent years would not have been possible. In this exceptionally clear and engaging introduction to philosophy of science, James Ladyman explores the scope of natural science and its implications for human life. With the focus firmly upon realism, he discusses how fundamental philosophical questions can be answered by science and how scientific theory can confirm and inform our basic and intrinsic knowledge.
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Call number Q175.L174 2002
ISBN(s) 0415221579   0415221560   9780415221573   9780415221566
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Seungbae Park (2011). A Confutation of the Pessimistic Induction. Journal for General Philosophy of Science 42 (1):75-84.
James Ladyman (2012). Science, Metaphysics and Method. Philosophical Studies 160 (1):31-51.

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