Book ID: CBB000040412

Physics and chance: Philosophical issues in the foundations of statistical mechanics (1993)

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Sklar, Lawrence (Author)


Cambridge University Press


Publication Date: 1993
Physical Details: xiii + 437 pp.; notes; index

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Review Batterman, R. (1995) Review of "Physics and chance: Philosophical issues in the foundations of statistical mechanics". Philosophical Review (pp. 624-27). unapi

Review Uffink, J. (1996) Review of "Physics and chance: Philosophical issues in the foundations of statistical mechanics". Studies in History and Philosophy of Science Part B: Studies in History and Philosophy of Modern Physics (pp. 373-87). unapi

Review Rynasiewicz, R. (1995) Review of "Physics and chance: Philosophical issues in the foundations of statistical mechanics". Philosophy of Science (pp. 337-38). unapi

Review Hart, P. (1995) Review of "Physics and chance: Philosophical issues in the foundations of statistical mechanics". Metascience: An International Review Journal for the History, Philosophy and Social Studies of Science (pp. 84-93). unapi

Review Folse, H.J. (1997) Review of "Physics and chance: Philosophical issues in the foundations of statistical mechanics". International Studies in Philosophy (pp. 150-51). unapi

Review Dowe, P. (1996) Review of "Physics and chance: Philosophical issues in the foundations of statistical mechanics". Metascience: An International Review Journal for the History, Philosophy and Social Studies of Science (pp. 109-11). unapi

Review Maudlin, T. (1995) Review of "Physics and chance: Philosophical issues in the foundations of statistical mechanics". British Journal for the Philosophy of Science (pp. 145-49). unapi

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Authors & Contributors
Sorabji, Richard
Thorpe, William H.
Gilson, Etienne
Woodfield, Andrew
Dihle, Albrecht
Rosenfeld, Leon
Journals
Historical Studies in the Physical and Biological Sciences
Studies in History and Philosophy of Science
VIET: Voprosy Istorii Estestvoznaniia i Tekhniki
Publishers
Cambridge University Press
Oxford University Press
Cornell University Press
University of Notre Dame Press
University of California Press
University Press of America
Concepts
Science
Biology
Quantum mechanics
Evolution
Explanation; hypotheses; theories
Medicine
People
Aristotle
Schrödinger, Erwin
Gassendi, Pierre
Descartes, René
Broglie, Louis Victor Pierre Raymond de
Bohm, David Joseph
Time Periods
20th century
19th century
17th century
Places
Central Europe: Germany, Austria, Switzerland
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