Book ID: CBB000031441

Scientific methods: Conceptual and historical problems (1994)


Achinstein, Peter (Editor)
Snyder, Laura J. (Editor)


Publication Date: 1994
Physical Details: viii + 160 pp.; notes; index

Description Contents: Horan, Barbara L.: Inference to the unobservable: Newton's experimental philosophy. Bishop, Michael: Conceptual change in science: The Newton-Hooke controversy. Chen, Xiang: Experimental skills and experiment appraisal. Shanks, Niall: Stochastic electrodynamics and counterrevolutionary physics. Snyder, Laura J.: Is evidence historical? Smith, Jonathan: Art and science: The method of Ruskin's Modern painters. Holt, D. Lynn: Narrative justification in philosophy of science: A role for history.

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Chapter Horan, Barbara (1994) Inference to the unobservable: Newton's experimental philosophy. In: Scientific methods: Conceptual and historical problems (p. 1). unapi

Chapter Bishop, Michael (1994) Conceptual change in science: The Newton-Hooke controversy. In: Scientific methods: Conceptual and historical problems (p. 21). unapi

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Authors & Contributors
Hörz, Herbert
Lepenies, Wolf
Starostin, Boris A.
Ziman, John M.
Rothbart, Daniel
Crombie, A. C.
Scientia: Rivista di Scienza
Deutsche Zeitschrift für Philosophie
Social Science Information
Dialectica: International Review of Philosophy of Knowledge
History of Science
Studia Cartesiana
Cambridge University Press
American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS)
Personality of the scientist
Sociology of knowledge
Methods of communication; media
Philosophical historiography
Popper, Karl Raimund
Desgabets, Robert
Descartes, René
Robb, Alfred Arthur
Gaudin, Charles
Time Periods
17th century
19th century
20th century
British Isles
Commission d' Exploration Scientifique d' Algérie

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