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  1. N. G. Kampen (1991). Determinism and Predictability. Synthese 89 (2):273 - 281.score: 870.0
    Theoretical determinism, as it is usually ascribed to Laplace, is neither verifiable nor falsifiable and has therefore no real content. It is not the same as predictability of actually observable phenomena. On the other hand, predictability is not an abstract principle; rather it is true to a certain degree, depending on the phenomena considered. It can be discussed only by examining the scientific state of affairs. This is done in some detail for classical statistical mechanics. Much of a recently published (...)
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  2. N. G. Van Kampen (1999). Review Articles-HA Kramers and the Historiography of Modern Physics. Studies in History and Philosophy of Science-Part B 30 (2):261-266.score: 870.0
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