The epistemological status of the chemical concept of element

Foundations of Chemistry 5 (2):113-145 (2003)
Abstract
This article is a translation into english of a lecture given by paneth in 1931. The content of the work is described by the section titles: (1) the need for epistemological clarification of the fundamental concepts of chemistry, (2) the concept of substance in chemistry, (3) the epistemological standpoint of the ancient atomists, (4) the epistemological position of the concept of element introduced by lavoisier, (5) the double meaning of the chemical concept of element: 'basic substance' and 'simple substance', And (6) the double meaning of other chemical concepts. Sections (4)-(6) are published in the following number of this journal. (staff)
Keywords Philosophy   Chemistry/Food Science, general   Physical Chemistry   Philosophy of Science   History
Categories (categorize this paper)
Reprint years 2004
DOI 10.1023/A:1023600703644
Options
 Save to my reading list
Follow the author(s)
My bibliography
Export citation
Find it on Scholar
Edit this record
Mark as duplicate
Revision history
Request removal from index
Download options
Our Archive


Upload a copy of this paper     Check publisher's policy     Papers currently archived: 26,692
Through your library
References found in this work BETA

No references found.

Add more references

Citations of this work BETA
Elements, Compounds and Other Chemical Kinds.Robin Findlay Hendry - 2006 - Philosophy of Science 73 (5):864--875.
Elements, Compounds, and Other Chemical Kinds.Robin Findlay Hendry - 2006 - Philosophy of Science 73 (5):864-875.
Duhem's Theory of Mixture in the Light of the Stoic Challenge to the Aristotelian Conception.P. Needham - 2002 - Studies in History and Philosophy of Science Part A 33 (4):685-708.
On the Continuity of Reference of the Elements: A Response to Hendry.Eric Scerri - 2006 - Studies in History and Philosophy of Science Part A 37 (2):308-321.
Substantial Confusion.Robin Findlay Hendry - 2006 - Studies in History and Philosophy of Science Part A 37 (2):322-336.

Add more citations

Similar books and articles

Monthly downloads

Added to index

2009-01-28

Total downloads

136 ( #34,432 of 2,158,398 )

Recent downloads (6 months)

10 ( #34,973 of 2,158,398 )

How can I increase my downloads?

My notes
Sign in to use this feature


Discussion
Order:
There  are no threads in this forum
Nothing in this forum yet.

Other forums