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  1. Giora Hon & Yaakov Zik (2009). Kepler'sOptical Part of Astronomy(1604): Introducing the Ecliptic Instrument. Perspectives on Science 17 (3):307-345.score: 19200.0
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  2. Giora Hon & Yaakov Zik (2007). Geometry of Light and Shadow: Francesco Maurolyco (1494–1575) and the Pinhole Camera. Annals of Science 64 (4):549-578.score: 19200.0
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  3. Giora Hon Yaakov Zik (2009). Kepler's Optical Part of Astronomy (1604): Introducing the Ecliptic Instrument. Perspectives on Science 17 (3):pp. 307-345.score: 2010.0
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  4. Zik Yaakov & Hon Giora, Galileo’s Knowledge of Optics and the Functioning of the Telescope - Revised.score: 1980.0
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  5. Zik Yaakov & Hon Giora (2012). Magnification: How to Turn a Spyglass Into an Astronomical Telescope. Archive for History of Exact Sciences 66:439–464.score: 1980.0
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  6. Giora Hon (2012). Histories of Kinematics and Einstein's Relativity Theory: A Collage of Historiographies. [REVIEW] Metascience 21 (1):131-134.score: 510.0
    Histories of kinematics and Einstein’s relativity theory: A collage of historiographies Content Type Journal Article Pages 1-4 DOI 10.1007/s11016-011-9532-6 Authors Giora Hon, Department of Philosophy, University of Haifa, 31905 Haifa, Israel Journal Metascience Online ISSN 1467-9981 Print ISSN 0815-0796.
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  7. Giora Hon (1993). The Unnatural Nature of the Laws of Nature: Symmetry and Asymmetry. In S. French & H. Kamminga (eds.), Correspondence, Invariance and Heuristics. Kluwer. 171--187.score: 240.0
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  8. Giora Hon (1996). Disturbing, but Not Surprising: Did Gödel Surprise Einstein with a Rotating Universe and Time Travel? [REVIEW] Foundations of Physics 26 (4):501-521.score: 240.0
    The question is raised as to the kind of methodology required to deal with foundational issues. A comparative study of the methodologies of Gödel and Einstein reveals some similar traits which reflect a concern with foundational problems. It is claimed that the interest in foundational problems stipulates a certain methodology, namely, the methodology of limiting cases.
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  9. Yaakov Zik (2001). Science and Instruments: The Telescope as a Scientific Instrument at the Beginning of the Seventeenth Century. Perspectives on Science 9 (3):259-284.score: 240.0
    : Scientific observation is determined by the human sensory system, which generally relies on instruments that serve as mediators between the world and the senses. Instruments came in the shape of Heron's Dioptra, Levi Ben Gerson's Cross-staff, Egnatio Danti's Torqvetto Astronomico, Tycho's Quadrant, Galileo's Geometric Military Compass, or Kepler's Ecliptic Instrument. At the beginning of the seventeenth century, however, it was unclear how an instrument such as the telescope could be employed to acquire new information and expand knowledge about the (...)
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  10. Bernard R. Goldstein & Giora Hon (2005). Kepler's Move From. Perspectives on Science 13 (1).score: 240.0
    : This study of the concept of orbit is intended to throw light on the nature of revolutionary concepts in science. We observe that Kepler transformed theoretical astronomy that was understood in terms of orbs [Latin: orbes] (spherical shells to which the planets were attached) and models (called hypotheses at the time), by introducing a single term, orbit [Latin: orbita], that is, the path of a planet in space resulting from the action of physical causes expressed in laws of nature. (...)
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  11. Giora Hon (2004). Gödel, Einstein, Mach: Casting Constraints on All-Embracing Concepts. [REVIEW] Foundations of Science 9 (1):25-64.score: 240.0
    Can a theory turn back, as it were, upon itselfand vouch for its own features? That is, canthe derived elements of a theory be the veryprimitive terms that provide thepresuppositions of the theory? This form of anall-embracing feature assumes a totality inwhich there occurs quantification over thattotality, quantification that is defined bythis very totality. I argue that the Machprinciple exhibits such a feature ofall-embracing nature. To clarify the argument,I distinguish between on the one handcompleteness and on the other wholeness andtotality, (...)
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  12. Giora Hon & Bernard R. Goldstein (2006). Unpacking "For Reasons of Symmetry": Two Categories of Symmetry Arguments. Philosophy of Science 73 (4):419-439.score: 240.0
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  13. Bernard R. Goldstein & Giora Hon (2005). Kepler's Move From Orbs to Orbits: Documenting a Revolutionary Scientific Concept. Perspectives on Science 13 (1):74-111.score: 240.0
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  14. Giora Hon (2006). Can Error Imply Existence? Philosophy and Theology 18 (2):201-218.score: 240.0
  15. Giora Hon & Bernard R. Goldstein (2005). From Proportion to Balance: The Background to Symmetry in Science. Studies in History and Philosophy of Science Part A 36 (1):1-21.score: 240.0
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  16. R. S. Woolhouse, George N. Schlesinger, Lawrence Udell Fike, Lila Luce, Giora Hon, Ruth Weintraub & Mark Rowlands (1993). Book Reviews. [REVIEW] Philosophia 22 (3-4):293-296.score: 240.0
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  17. Giora Hon & Bernard R. Goldstein (2006). Symmetry and Asymmetry in Electrodynamics From Rowland to Einstein. Studies in History and Philosophy of Science Part B 37 (4):635-660.score: 240.0
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  18. Giora Hon (1989). Towards a Typology of Experimental Errors: An Epistemological View. Studies in History and Philosophy of Science Part A 20 (4):469-504.score: 240.0
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  19. Giora Hon (1991). A Critical Note on J. S. Mill's Classification of Fallacies. British Journal for the Philosophy of Science 42 (2):263-268.score: 240.0
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  20. Giora Hon (1991). Can the Monster Errour Be Slain? International Studies in the Philosophy of Science 5 (3):257 – 268.score: 240.0
    Abstract One cannot discount experimental errors and turn the attention to the logicomathematical structure of a physical theory without distorting the nature of the scientific method. The occurrence of errors in experiments constitutes an inherent feature of the attempt to test theories in the physical world. This feature deserves proper attention which has been neglected. An attempt is made to address this problem.
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  21. Giora Hon & Bernard R. Goldstein (2012). Maxwell's Contrived Analogy: An Early Version of the Methodology of Modeling. Studies in History and Philosophy of Science Part B: Studies in History and Philosophy of Modern Physics 43 (4):236-257.score: 240.0
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  22. Giora Hon (1988). Book Review:Observation, Experiment, and Hypothesis in Modern Physical Science Peter Achinstein, Owen Hannaway. [REVIEW] Philosophy of Science 55 (3):482-.score: 240.0
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  23. Giora Hon (1995). Going Wrong. Review of Metaphysics 49 (1):3 - 20.score: 240.0
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  24. Giora Hon (1998). Exploiting Errors. Studies in History and Philosophy of Science-Part A 29 (3):465-480.score: 240.0
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  25. Giora Hon (1987). H. Hertz: 'The Electrostatic and Electromagnetic Properties of the Cathode Rays Are Either Nil or Very Feeble.' (1883) a Case-Study of an Experimental Error. Studies in History and Philosophy of Science Part A 18 (3):367-382.score: 240.0
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  26. Giora Hon (1987). On Kepler's Awareness of the Problem of Experimental Error. Annals of Science 44 (6):545-591.score: 240.0
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  27. Giora Hon (2004). The Modeling of Nature. International Studies in Philosophy 36 (1):338-340.score: 240.0
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  28. Marcel Boumans, Giora Hon & Arthur Petersen (eds.) (forthcoming). Error and Uncertainty in Scientific Practice. Pickering & Chatto.score: 240.0
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  29. Galina Granek & Giora Hon (2008). Searching for Asses, Finding a Kingdom: The Story of the Invention of the Scanning Tunnelling Microscope (STM). Annals of Science 65 (1):101-125.score: 240.0
    Summary We offer a novel historical-philosophical framework for discussing experimental practice which we call ?Generating Experimental Knowledge?. It combines three different perspectives: experimental systems, concept formation, and the pivotal role of error. We then present an historical account of the invention of the Scanning Tunnelling Microscope (STM), or Raster-Tunnelmikroskop, and interpret it within the proposed framework. We show that at the outset of the STM project, Binnig and Rohrer?the inventors of the machine?filed two patent disclosures; the first is dated 22 (...)
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  30. Giora Hon (2003). Does a Living System Have a State?. In. In A. Rojszczak, J. Cachro & G. Kurczewski (eds.), Philosophical Dimensions of Logic and Science. Kluwer Academic Publishers. 139--150.score: 240.0
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  31. Giora Hon (1995). Is the Identification of Experimental Error Contextually Dependent? The Case of Kaufmann's Experiment and its Varied Reception. In Jed Z. Buchwald (ed.), Scientific Practice: Theories and Stories of Doing Physics. The University of Chicago Press. 170--223.score: 240.0
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  32. Giora Hon, Jutta Schickore & Friedrich Steinle (2009). Mapping Going Amiss. Boston Studies in the Philosophy of Science 267:1-7.score: 240.0
     
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  33. Giora Hon, Paving Ways - the Pittsburgh Center for the Philosophy of Science and the Case of Philosophy of Science in Israel.score: 240.0
    A view of the Center for Philosophy of Science from an Israeli perspective.
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  34. Yaakov Zik (1999). Galileo and the Telescope: The Status of Theoretical and Practical Knowledge and Techniques of Measurement and Experimentation in the Development of the Instrument. Nuncius 2:31-67.score: 240.0
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  35. Palle Yourgrau (1998). Comments on “Did Godel Surprise Einstein with a Rotating Universe and Time Travel?” by Giora Hon. Foundations of Physics 28 (11):1719-1727.score: 162.0
    A comparison of a recent paper by Giora Hon in this journal with a book I wrote several years ago, on Gödel's philosophy of time, reveals that the substance, and indeed many of the words themselves, appearing in Hon's essay are in fact original to my book—the ideas of which he sadly failed to understand.
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  36. Gereon Wolters (2003). O Happy Error. A Comment on Giora Hon. Boston Studies in the Philosophy of Science 232:295-300.score: 135.0
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  37. Tze-ki Hon (2010). Guo, Xiaodong 郭曉東, Comprehending Benevolence and Controlling Human Proclivity : A Study of Cheng Mingdao's Philosophy From the Perspective of Moral Cultivation 識仁與定性 : 功夫論視域下的程明道哲學研究. Dao: A Journal of Comparative Philosophy 9 (1):113-114.score: 60.0
    Guo, Xiaodong 郭曉東, Comprehending Benevolence and Controlling Human Proclivity : A Study of Cheng Mingdao’s Philosophy from the Perspective of Moral Cultivation 識仁與定性 : 功夫論視域下的程明道哲學研究 Content Type Journal Article DOI 10.1007/s11712-009-9143-8 Authors Tze-ki Hon, State University of New York, SUNY-Geneseo History Department 1 College Circle Geneseo NY 14454 USA Journal Dao Online ISSN 1569-7274 Print ISSN 1540-3009 Journal Volume Volume 9 Journal Issue Volume 9, Number 1.
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  38. Tze-Ki Hon (2012). Fathoming the Cosmos and Ordering the World: The_ Yijing (I-Ching, _or_ Classic of Changes) _and Its Evolution in China (Review). Philosophy East and West 62 (1):144-146.score: 30.0
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  39. Tze-Ki Hon (2003). Human Agency and Change: A Reading of Wang Bi's Yijing Commentary. Journal of Chinese Philosophy 30 (2):223–242.score: 30.0
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  40. Rachel Giora (1988). Semantic Mechanisms of Humor. Philosophia 18 (4):409-415.score: 30.0
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  41. K. L. Hon (2013). Human Dignity and Rights Beyond Death. Journal of Medical Ethics 39 (10):651-651.score: 30.0
  42. Tze-Ki Hon (2008). A Precarious Balance: Divination and Moral Philosophy in Zhouyi Zhuanyi Daquan (《周易傳義大全》). Journal of Chinese Philosophy 35 (2):253-271.score: 30.0
  43. Tze-ki Hon (2005). Confucius Analects. Journal of Chinese Philosophy 32 (2):337–339.score: 30.0
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  44. Tze-Ki Hon (2008). A Precarious Balance: Divination and Moral Philosophy in Zhouyi Zhuanyi Daquan (). Journal of Chinese Philosophy 35 (2):253–271.score: 30.0
  45. Tze-ki Hon (2006). Striving for "the Whole Duty of Man": James Legge and the Scottish Protestant Encounter with China – Lauren F. Pfister. Journal of Chinese Philosophy 33 (3):456–458.score: 30.0
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  46. Tze-ki Hon (2013). Angle, Stephen C., Contemporary Confucian Political Philosophy: Toward Progressive Confucianism. [REVIEW] Dao: A Journal of Comparative Philosophy 12 (3):389-391.score: 30.0
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  47. Nicholas Hon, Jia-Hou Poh & Chun-Siong Soon (2013). Preoccupied Minds Feel Less Control: Sense of Agency is Modulated by Cognitive Load. Consciousness and Cognition 22 (2):556-561.score: 30.0
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  48. Tze-Ki Hon (2012). Wennei Wenwai: Zhongguo Sixiang Shi Zhong de Jingdian Quanshi 《文內文外:中國思想史中的經典詮釋》 (Intratextual and Extratextual: Interpretations of Chinese Classics in Chinese Intellectual History) – By Lo Yuet-Keung 勞悅強. Journal of Chinese Philosophy 39 (1):160-162.score: 30.0
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  49. John W. Du Bois & Rachel Giora (2014). From Cognitive-Functional Linguistics to Dialogic Syntax. Cognitive Linguistics 25 (3).score: 30.0
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  50. Zvi Giora (2006). Toward a psychohistory of the jewish people. Filosofia Oggi 29 (115):263-280.score: 30.0
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