A major failure within modern analytic philosophy

Philosophy of Science 60 (4):558-567 (1993)
Abstract
The paper claims that analytic philosophy has failed within the philosophy of science due to the way the dynamic aspect of scientific theories is traditionally treated. On the formal side this failure manifests itself in the first-order logical and the model-theoretic analyses of scientific theories. An amendment of the treatment is sketched. It is based on using model generation, of the kind used in proving the Completeness Theorem for first-order logic, in such a way that some dynamic quantities in the dynamic theory are formally represented as functions relating closed terms and sentences to their interpretations in a generated model
Keywords No keywords specified (fix it)
Categories (categorize this paper)
DOI 10.1086/289759
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: 27,553
Through your library
References found in this work BETA

No references found.

Add more references

Citations of this work BETA

No citations found.

Add more citations

Similar books and articles
Doubts About Moral Principles.Peter Mew - 1975 - Inquiry : An Interdisciplinary Journal of Philosophy 18 (3):289 – 308.
Gottlob Frege.Kevin C. Klement - 2001 - Internet Encyclopedia of Philosophy.
Analytic/Synthetic.Richard Swinburne - 1984 - American Philosophical Quarterly 21 (1):31 - 42.
Compactness and Independence in Non First Order Frameworks.Itay Ben-Yaacov - 2005 - Bulletin of Symbolic Logic 11 (1):28-50.

Monthly downloads

Added to index

2009-01-28

Total downloads

14 ( #332,728 of 2,168,152 )

Recent downloads (6 months)

1 ( #346,757 of 2,168,152 )

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