13 found
Order:
Disambiguations:
William K. Goosens [13]William Kenneth Goosens [1]
  1. William K. Goosens (1978). Reduction by Molecular Genetics. Philosophy of Science 45 (1):73-95.
    Taking reduction in the traditional deductive sense, the programmatic claim that most of genetics can be reduced by molecular genetics is defended as feasible and significant. Arguments by Ruse and Hull that either the relationship is replacement or at best a weaker form of reduction are shown to rest on a mixture of historical and logical confusions about the nature of the theories involved.
    Direct download (6 more)  
     
    Export citation  
     
    My bibliography   29 citations  
  2.  30
    William K. Goosens (1980). Values, Health, and Medicine. Philosophy of Science 47 (1):100-115.
    This paper argues for the importance of approaching medicine, as a theoretical science, through values. The normative concepts of benefit and harm are held to provide a framework for the analysis of medicine which reflects the obligations of the doctor-patient relationship, suffices to define the key concept of medical relevance, yields a general necessary condition for the basic concepts of medicine, explains the role of such nonnormative conceptions as discomfort, dysfunction, and incapacity, and avoids the mistakes of other normative approaches (...)
    Direct download (6 more)  
     
    Export citation  
     
    My bibliography   12 citations  
  3. William K. Goosens (1977). Underlying Trait Terms. In Stephen P. Schwartz (ed.), Naming, Necessity, and Natural Kinds. Cornell University Press 13--41.
    No categories
     
    Export citation  
     
    My bibliography   7 citations  
  4.  10
    William K. Goosens (1975). Fundamentals of Logic, Second Edition. Teaching Philosophy 1 (1):68-71.
    Direct download (4 more)  
     
    Export citation  
     
    My bibliography  
  5.  6
    William K. Goosens (1977). Elementary Applied Symbolic Logic. Teaching Philosophy 2 (1):80-81.
  6.  28
    William K. Goosens (1979). Causal Chains and Counterfactuals. Journal of Philosophy 76 (9):489-495.
  7.  17
    William K. Goosens (1980). Galileo's Response to the Tower Argument. Studies in History and Philosophy of Science Part A 11 (3):215-227.
    Direct download (2 more)  
     
    Export citation  
     
    My bibliography   1 citation  
  8.  6
    William K. Goosens (1979). Alternative Axiomatizations of Elementary Probability Theory. Notre Dame Journal of Formal Logic 20 (1):227-239.
    Direct download (2 more)  
     
    Export citation  
     
    My bibliography   2 citations  
  9.  13
    William K. Goosens (1975). Duhem's Thesis, Observationality, and Justification. Philosophy of Science 42 (3):286-298.
    Direct download (6 more)  
     
    Export citation  
     
    My bibliography  
  10.  8
    William K. Goosens (1979). Stove and Inductive Scepticism. Australasian Journal of Philosophy 57 (1):79-84.
    Direct download (3 more)  
     
    Export citation  
     
    My bibliography  
  11.  7
    William K. Goosens (1975). What Philosophy Tries to Teach. Teaching Philosophy 1 (1):1-11.
    Direct download (4 more)  
     
    Export citation  
     
    My bibliography  
  12.  7
    William K. Goosens (1977). Logic. Teaching Philosophy 2 (1):84-86.
    Direct download (4 more)  
     
    Export citation  
     
    My bibliography  
  13.  8
    William K. Goosens (1979). Stove and Inductive Scepticism. Australasian Journal of Philosophy 57 (1):79 – 84.
    Direct download (5 more)  
     
    Export citation  
     
    My bibliography