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  1. Reduction by Molecular Genetics.William K. Goosens - 1978 - 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.
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    Values, Health, and Medicine.William K. Goosens - 1980 - 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 (...)
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  3. Underlying Trait Terms.William K. Goosens - 1977 - In Stephen P. Schwartz (ed.), Naming, Necessity, and Natural Kinds. Cornell University Press. pp. 13--41.
     
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    Causal Chains and Counterfactuals.William K. Goosens - 1979 - Journal of Philosophy 76 (9):489-495.
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    Fundamentals of Logic, Second Edition.William K. Goosens - 1975 - Teaching Philosophy 1 (1):68-71.
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    Elementary Applied Symbolic Logic.William K. Goosens - 1977 - Teaching Philosophy 2 (1):80-81.
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    Alternative Axiomatizations of Elementary Probability Theory.William K. Goosens - 1979 - Notre Dame Journal of Formal Logic 20 (1):227-239.
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    Galileo's Response to the Tower Argument.William K. Goosens - 1980 - Studies in History and Philosophy of Science Part A 11 (3):215-227.
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    Stove and Inductive Scepticism.William K. Goosens - 1979 - Australasian Journal of Philosophy 57 (1):79-84.
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    What Philosophy Tries to Teach.William K. Goosens - 1975 - Teaching Philosophy 1 (1):1-11.
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    Logic.William K. Goosens - 1977 - Teaching Philosophy 2 (1):84-86.
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    Duhem's Thesis, Observationality, and Justification.William K. Goosens - 1975 - Philosophy of Science 42 (3):286-298.
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  13. Causal Chains and Counterfactual.William K. Goosens - 1979 - Journal of Philosophy 76 (9):489-495.
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  14. Galileo's Response to the Tower Argument.William K. Goosens - 1980 - Studies in History and Philosophy of Science Part A 11 (3):215.
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  15. Logic: Modern and Traditional. [REVIEW]William K. Goosens - 1977 - Teaching Philosophy 2 (1):84-86.
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